Interview with Frontis Brooks

Title

Interview with Frontis Brooks

Interviewee

Frontis Brooks

Interviewer

Mary Long

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Abstract

IN PROCESSING

Former band director at Emmett Scott School (1941-1971) and former principal at Sunset Park Elementary, Frontis Brooks discusses his childhood, family, educational experiences at South Carolina State College, new instruments that he learned, his years in the U.S. Army, work at Emmett Scott in Rock Hill, teaching band, working with the Senior Citizen Band, integration, religion, and his definition of creativity and life’s philosophy.

Publication Date

6-21-1977

Unique Identifier

OH 041

Format

1 Cassette

Length

31 minutes

Restrictions

This interview is not open for use.

Series

Integration

Keywords

South Carolina State, Army, Emmett Scott, Band, Senior Citizen Band, Integration, Religion

Disciplines

Oral History

Interview with Frontis Brooks

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