Interview with Pastor Freddie Phillips, January 25, 2017

Collection: Griffin African American Oral History Project

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Description

Freddie Phillips was born in Spalding County in 1938. As a child, Phillips attended Anne Shockley grade school and later Fairmont High School where he was a member of the marching band and basketball team. Phillips was active in the Civil Rights movement of Griffin, Georgia, during which he participated in sit-ins and picketing. In this interview, Phillips talks about his childhood, segregation, his work as a pastor, and his involvement in the Civil Rights movement.

Date

2017-01-25

Identifier

RBRL418GAA-008

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Duration

93 minutes



Citation

Freddie Phillips et al., “Interview with Pastor Freddie Phillips, January 25, 2017,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed February 29, 2024, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL418GAA/RBRL418GAA-008.

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