Carolyn McKinstry (1998)

Dublin Core

Title

Carolyn McKinstry (1998)

Subject

Civil rights movements--Alabama—Birmingham
16th Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Abernathy, Ralph, 1926-1990
Fisk University

Description

Carolyn McKinstry discusses getting involved in the Movement as early as eighth grade by doing clerical work at 16th Street Baptist Church where she saw Dr. King and Ralph Abernathy speak. She was the secretary there through the church bombing. McKinstry participated in various demonstrations before attending Fisk University.

Date

1998-04-23

Format

video

Identifier

19980423M

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Horace Huntley

Interviewee

Carolyn McKinstry

Interview Keyword

Parker High School (Birmingham, Ala.)

Files

CMcKinstryTH98.jpg


Citation

“Carolyn McKinstry (1998),” BCRI Oral History Collection, accessed October 21, 2020, http://bcriohp.org/items/show/55.