Mary Streeter Perry

Dublin Core

Title

Mary Streeter Perry

Subject

Civil rights movements--Alabama—Birmingham.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
African Americans--Politics and government--20th century

Description

Mary E. Streeter Perry discusses growing up in Birmingham, including attending Booker T. Washington Business College, before getting involved with the Movement. She was a part of a sit-in at Woolworth's, voter registration efforts and SNCC. After her involvement in the Movement in Birmingham, she moved to Chicago and became politically active.

Date

1998-01-14

Format

video

Identifier

19980114P

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Horace Huntley

Interviewee

Mary E. Streeter Perry

Files

MEPerryTH.jpg


Citation

“Mary Streeter Perry,” BCRI Oral History Collection, accessed August 13, 2020, http://bcriohp.org/items/show/19.