Somebody Had To Do It Collection: Interview with Emma Harvin

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Title:
Somebody Had To Do It Collection: Interview with Emma Harvin
Date:
2009-10-15
Description:
In this interview, Emma Harvin details her experience being among the group of students to mass integrate Edmunds High School (currently Sumter High School) of Sumter, SC in 1971. The interview was completed in conjunction with the Somebody Had To Do It project which is designed as a multi-disciplinary study to identify, locate, interview and acknowledge African American "first children" who desegregated America's schools.
Collection:
Somebody Had To Do It
Contributing Institution:
Avery Research Center at the College of Charleston
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Edmunds High School (Sumter, S.C.)--History, Edmunds High School (Sumter, S.C.)
Topical Subject:
School Integration--Southern States, African Americans--South Carolina--Sumter--Social conditions--20th century, School integration--United States
Geographic Subject:
Sumter (S.C.)
Language:
English
Shelving Locator:
AMN 1139
S.C. County:
Sumter County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
video/mp4
Digitization Specifications:
375.3 MB, Digital Recorder, Archival Master in MPEG-4 file (.m4v)
Copyright Status Statement:
Copyright © Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture.
Access Information:
For more information and reuse requirements contact Archivist, Avery Research Center at the College of Charleston, Charleston, SC, 29424.