Interviewer

Robert Ryals

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Abstract

In May of 2013 Mr. Edward Harris sat down and discussed his brother, Herman K. Harris, who was a part of the freedom riders. Mr. Harris also discusses his military service and his tour of duty in Vietnam. This interview was conducted for inclusion into the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program.

Publication Date

5-16-2013

Unique Identifier

OH 296

Format

MP3

Length

2 hours, 18 minutes

Restrictions

This interview is open for use.

Series

Civil Rights Movement

Disciplines

Oral History

Keywords

Sharecropper, African American Education, Southern Family, Heath Springs, South Carolina, Segregation, Freedom Riders, KKK, Vietnam, PTSD

Interview with Edward

LC Subject Headings

Harris, Herman K., African Americans -- Civil rights -- South Carolina, Civil rights movements -- South Carolina, Freedom Rides, 1961, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, Post-traumatic stress disorder, Veterans -- Mental health

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