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Guide to the Ann Atwater interviews, 2006

Summary

African-American civil rights activist from Durham, N.C; subject of the 2002 film, An Unlikely Friendship. Collection comprises master copies (4 audiocassettes and a Digibeta videotape) for Jeff Storer's oral interviews with Atwater, an African-American civil rights activist based in Durham, North Carolina, regarding her friendship with Ku Klux Klan leader C. P. Ellis. Interviews have been reformatted to compact discs and a gold DVR. Note that one segment of the video copy is silent; the audiocassettes provide the full interview.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.00060
Title
Ann Atwater interviews
Date
2006
Creator
Atwater, Ann, 1935-
Extent
0.6 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Collection comprises master copies (4 audiocassettes and a Digibeta videotape) for Jeff Storer's oral interviews with Atwater, an African-American civil rights activist based in Durham, North Carolina, regarding her friendship with Ku Klux Klan leader C.P. Ellis. Interviews have been reformatted to compact discs and a gold DVR. Note that one segment of the video copy is silent; the audiocassettes provide the full interview.

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[Identification of item], in the Ann Atwater interviews, 2006, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

4 master copies, (audiocassettes and Digibeta videotape)
Box 1
4 use copies (compact discs) containing one audio file each
Box 1
2 use copies (compact discs) containing all interviews
Box 1
 

Historical Note

African-American civil rights activist from Durham, N.C. and subject of the 2002 film, An Unlikely Friendship.


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Provenance

Gift, 2007.

Processing Information

Processed by: Alice Poffinberger, February 2010

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, February 2010

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 2007-0074