Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Gladman Humbles

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Wed, 08/14/2002

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2002OH08.12

Gladman Humbles attended Lincoln High School in Paducah and compares this facility with the white schools in the District. He was close with other black leaders of the town, namely Curlee Brown, local NAACP president. Humbles was the city's first black fireman and watched his children attend integrated schools. . Transcript available.

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