Rev. John Cross

Dublin Core

Title

Rev. John Cross

Subject

Civil rights movements--Alabama—Birmingham
16th Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
American Veterans of World War II

Description

Rev. John Cross discusses serving as an Army Chaplin during World War II in France and Okinowa, then pastoring in Virginia before leading Sixteenth Baptist Church in the early 1960's. He was the pastor when Sixteenth Street Church was bombed in 1963.

Date

1997-07-24

Format

video

Identifier

19970724C

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Horace Huntley

Interviewee

John Cross

Interview Keyword

Student Non-violent Coordinating Committee

Files

JCrossTH.jpg


Citation

“Rev. John Cross,” BCRI Oral History Collection, accessed May 27, 2020, http://bcriohp.org/items/show/52.