Interview with Reverend James Williams, Part One, October 6, 2020

Collection: Mount Pleasant Baptist Church Oral History Project

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Description

Reverend James Williams is the Church Historian for Mount Pleasant Baptist Church. He grew up in El Paso, Texas before moving to Elbert County, Georgia at age ten. In this interview, he focuses on his education. He compares his integrated school in Texas to the segregated school in Georgia, details interactions with teachers, and discusses integrating the white high school.

This interview was recorded remotely.

Date

2020-10-06

Identifier

RBRL484MPBC-002-01

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Duration

95 minutes



Citation

James Williams and Christian Lopez, “Interview with Reverend James Williams, Part One, October 6, 2020,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed June 12, 2024, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL484MPBC/RBRL484MPBC-002-01.

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