Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Michael Lowery

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Thu, 08/15/2002

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2002OH08.8

Michael Lowery attended the all black Branch Street Elementary School and later graduated from the integrated Madisonville High School. He discusses his friend, James Van Leer and the integration of Waddill Avenue School. Pride Elementary and the friction that existed at the time. He has been very active with the NAACP. . Transcript available.

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