Gloria Grinnell Oral History Interview

This is an oral history interview with Gloria Grinnell, who talked about participating in the 1960 lunch counter sit-in protests during her time… read more

This is an oral history interview with Gloria Grinnell, who talked about participating in the 1960 lunch counter sit-in protests during her time as a student at Richmond’s Virginia Union University. She described the culture shock she experienced as a Californian attending college in Virginia. This interview is part of an oral history project on the civil rights movement initiated by Congress in 2009, conducted by the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress, and the Southern Oral History Program at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. close

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Gloria Grinnell Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
473418-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Jul 04, 2020 | 4:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 12, 2020 | 8:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jul 04, 2020 | 4:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2020 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 12, 2020 | 8:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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