Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Eleanor Jordan

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Wed, 02/03/1999

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1999OH01.4

Jordan tells of her developing awareness as a young woman and memories of segregation at Louisville amusement parks, retail stores and movies, of people involved in the civil rights activity related to schools and housing. She attributes her developing black consciousness and pride to her mother and to some school teachers who introduced her to American History and Black History. Transcript available.

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