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Guide to the Ann Atwater interviews, 2006

Abstract

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.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Atwater, Ann, 1935-
Title
Ann Atwater interviews 2006
Language of Materials
English
Extent
0.6 linear feet
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

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.

Administrative Information

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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.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

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

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

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.