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[Congregation Adath Yeshrun Board of Trustees Minutes: September 4, 1934]

Description: Minutes for a special meeting of the Congregation Adath Yeshrun Board of Trustees documenting attendees, topics of discussion, and committee reports. The special meeting was called to discuss the appointment of a special committee for the proper functioning of the High Holidays.
Date: September 4, 1934
Creator: Congregation Adath Yeshurun. Board of Trustees.
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

[Oral History Interview with Robert Thomas]

Description: Interview with Robert Thomas, a lawyer who worked on a desegregation case in Dallas Independent School District. Thomas discusses his upbringing, education, law practice, and prominent desegregation cases he worked on during his career.
Date: September 16, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Robert Prince Jr.]

Description: Interview with Robert Prince Jr., doctor who helped fight for safe, legal abortions. Prince discusses his upbringing and family history, his time in college and in the Korean war, and his time being a black doctor before integration.
Date: September 12, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Donald Payton]

Description: Interview with Donald Payton, contributor ro the Dallas Historical Society and the Dallas Black Remembrance Project. Payton discusses his early life, his experience during integration in the 1960s at North Texas State University, being a Black soldier in Vietnam, time serving on the Dallas County Historical Commission and his affiliation with and Dallas Historical Society and Dallas Black Remembrance Project.
Date: September 30, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Kathryn Mitchell]

Description: Interview with Kathryn Mitchell, former elementary school teacher in Dallas Independent School District and activist. Mitchell discusses her early life, her experience organizing a PTA at Kramer Elementary in Dallas, and how she navigated integration as an elementary school teacher.
Date: September 6, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Eva McMillan and Ernest McMillan

Description: Interview with Eva McMillan and her son, Ernest McMillan, civil rights activists in Dallas. Mrs. McMillan discusses her upbringing, home life, her affiliation with the Dallas Progressive Voters League and SNCC and her activism in Dallas. Mr. McMillan discusses his upbringing, activism, prison sentence, and affiliations with SNCC and other civil rights organizations.
Date: September 2, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Curtistene Smith McCowan]

Description: Interview with Curtistene Smith McCowan, member and supporter of the NAACP and Urban League. McCowan discusses her upbringing, family, affiliation with the NAACP and Urban League, her involvement with the PTA in her sons' schools and how she advocated for more minority teachers and administrators and equal treatment of Black students, and her seat on the school board in Desoto.
Date: September 23, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Rene Martinez]

Description: Interview with Rene Martinez, an educator who has held roles as a teacher, campus administrator, and adjunct professor. Martinez discusses his upbringing and family life, his membership in the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), his experiences as a civil rights activist in Dallas, as well as his efforts in desegregation in Dallas schools.
Date: September 7, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Wright L. Lassiter, Jr.]

Description: Interview with Dr. Wright L. Lassiter, Jr., who held positions as the President of Schenectady County Community College, President of Bishop College (in Dallas, Texas), Chancellor of Dallas County Community College, and President of El Centro College. Lassiter discusses his upbringing, his education, his "civil rights experiences" on the Tuskegee University campus, his career, his commitment to community service (including appointments to national committees and boards), his unsuccessful fight to save Bishop College, his involvement with the African American Museum of Dallas, his experience integrating a hotel in Georgia, his belief in needing to help others get ahead in life, and racism.
Date: September 30, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Julia Jordan]

Description: Part two of an interview with Julia Jordan, who was an activist in Dallas. Jordan discusses her involvement with the Priscilla Art Club and The Links, how the social clubs worked, and the local medical community. She also speaks about teaching, the activism she took part in in the school districts, and her work with the Opportunities Industrial Center. The interview appears to be cut-off.
Date: September 7, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Peter Johnson]

Description: Part two of an interview with Peter Johnson, who was an activist in Dallas. Johnson discusses his work, including the Operation Breadbasket food drives and hunger manifesto, protests, and the AAMAN program, which ran citizen-led investigations of drug dealers and buyers.
Date: September 21, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Mark Herbner]

Description: Interview with Bishop Mark Herbner, who was a preacher in Richardson and later Dallas at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church. Herbner discusses growing up in Chicago, attending seminary, leading his congregation in Dallas, other pastors at the time, and his activism.
Date: September 29, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with James O. Griffin]

Description: Part two of an interview with Dr. James Oliver Griffin, who was a school administrator during integration. Griffin discusses his involvement with desegregating Hamilton Park, the school he was principal of.
Date: September 14, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with John Fullinwider]

Description: Interview with John Fullinwider, who was a teacher and activist in Dallas. Fullinwider discusses growing up in Dallas, his work as an activist in both Austin and Dallas, his time as a teacher, and what he hopes for the future generations of students who want to make change happen.
Date: September 21, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Hector Flores]

Description: Interview with Hector Flores, who was a police officer, worked with the DOJ, and then became a DISD administrator. Flores discusses his early life in Dilley, TX and traveling to be a migrant worker with family before going to school and becoming the first to graduate in his family, joining the police force, and the jobs that led him to be an administrator in the Dallas school system during affirmative action and joining with LULAC.
Date: September 3, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with La'Vette Lipscomb Dudley]

Description: Interview with La'Vette Lipscomb Dudley, who worked as a mortician and is now involved with ICDC. Dudley discusses growing up in Dallas and her education, having a politically involved parent (Al Lipscomb), and her current work in the community through ICDC.
Date: September 27, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with William H. Cotton]

Description: Interview with William H. Cotton, who was an administrator with Dallas ISD. Cotton discusses growing up on a farm in Hammond, Texas, the changes he experienced and took part in at DISD as it was desegregated and passed through multiple superintendents, having to work multiple jobs, and the other administrators and convocations he attended.
Date: September 8, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Edward B. Cloutman]

Description: Interview with Edward B. Cloutman, who was an attorney in Dallas. Cloutman discusses growing up and going to school in Louisiana, working on several cases for desegregation in Dallas, Texas, and how that work has and hasn't changed education in the city.
Date: September 30, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Hollis Brashear]

Description: Interview with Hollis Brashear, who was the Dallas ISD School Board President and a retired Army officer. Brashear discusses his early life in Dallas, TX, college at Prairie View, becoming an officer in the military, his time being stationed overseas, and his experiences leading the school district.
Date: September 29, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Oral History Interview with Dr. Joseph L. Atkins]

Description: Interview with Joe L. Atkins, who was a member of the NAACP Youth Council and filed a suit against North Texas State College for admission discrimination. Atkins discusses his early life in Jefferson and Dallas, TX and his experiences with the NAACP and involvement in the Civil Rights Movement. This included work desegregating college admissions equality and teacher representation demonstrations in Dallas.
Date: September 20, 2011
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Invoice for Barrels of Crude Oil, September 1955]

Description: Invoice for numerous barrels of crude oil sold to D. W. Kempner by Rock Island Oil and Refining Co., Inc. for a gross value of $822.33. The total tax was $43.75 and the owner's amount was $100.11.
Date: September 1955
Creator: Rock Island Oil and Refining Company Incorporated
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Invoice for Palm Tubs, September 9, 1955]

Description: Invoice for items sold to Daniel W. Kempner of Plantersviller Nurseries by American Florist Supply Co., including six 14 inch palm tubs for $25.65. The items were shipped to Mr. George Edward Harris, a gardener in Plantersville Nurseries.
Date: September 9, 1955
Creator: American Florist Supply Company
Partner: Rosenberg Library
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