Interview with Johnny Goodrum, February 10, 2016

Collection: Griffin African American Oral History Project

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Description

Johnny Goodrum was born in Griffin-Spalding County in Georgia during the years of segregation. As a child, Goodrum attended multiple schools in the area including Broad Street School, Cabin Creek Elementary and Fairmont High School. Goodrum later worked in the Air Force, and attended Fort Valley State University. In this interview, Goodrum discusses his childhood in Griffin, Georgia, his experience in the Air Force, integration, and the effects of Jim Crow.

Date

2016-02-10

Identifier

RBRL418GAA-002

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Duration

74 minutes



Citation

Johnny Goodrum and John Cruickshank, “Interview with Johnny Goodrum, February 10, 2016,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed August 11, 2022, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL418GAA/RBRL418GAA-002.

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