Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Betty Gabehart

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Mon, 04/26/1999

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1999OH01.14

Gabehart describes the climate at the University of Kentucky, from a white perspective, when black students first enrolled. She tells of her own early struggle to make sense of racial attitudes and the transformation of her consciousness through her local and national YWCA experiences. She gives a brief history of the National YWCA's work to achieve integration and racial justice and specifies various programs and activities of the Student YWCA. Transcript available.

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