Dr. George Garrison
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This interview was conducted by Dr. George Garrison with Rev. Walter Banks White with a focus on the History of Emmett Scott High School. Emmett Scott was the segregated high school for African-Americans which was named after Emmett Scott, a former aide to Booker T. Washington and President Woodrow Wilson. The school was opened in 1920 and was closed in 1970 when full integration was implemented in Rock Hill, SC schools.
White, Walter Banks and Emmett Scott High School, "Interview with Rev. Walter Banks White" (2012). Winthrop University Oral History Program. OH 675.