Hopkinsville Human Relations Commission


92 minutes. This interview is a part of the Integrating Segregated Histories Oral History Project. Bob Thurmond discusses his life growing up in Hopkinsville, Kentucky and the race relations of the town during the 1950s and 1960s. Thurmond discusses his parents, Bettye and Hal Hart Thurmond, and...


115 minutes. Elizabeth Robb discusses the many siblings she grew up with in both Russellville, and Hopkinsville, Kentucky. She describes her parents, her father's concrete products business, and her elementary, middle school, and high school years. She describes the town of Hopkinsville...


This collection consists of interviews featuring the children of Bob and Bettye Thurmond, civil rights activists in Hopkinsville, Ky.

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