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Cheryl Griffin oral history with Peter Kleeman

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Title:
Cheryl Griffin oral history with Peter Kleeman
Description:
Interview with former UMass student, Cheryl Griffin, about her experiences on campus during 1965-1969, and her life as a lawyer and early education teacher. Griffin came to UMass from Boston, and lived in Van Meter dorm all four years on campus. She was active in the black student social and policical scenes, and in the African-American Student Union, where she served as President her senior year.
Interviewee:
Griffin, Cheryl
Interviewer:
Kleeman, Peter
Date:
November 27, 2018
Format:
Film/Video
Genre:
Motion pictures (visual work)
Oral histories
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
University of Massachusetts Amherst. Black Pioneers Project Records
Subjects:
History
Students
Alumni
African Americans
African American college students
Education
African American women teachers
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Places:
Massachusetts
Extent:
00:21:55
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
murg050_9-i002