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Interview with Dr. Freddie G. Young

Interview with Dr. Freddie Young, a retired principal and administrator of Miami-Dade County schools. She is of Bahamian descent. While working for the county, she also became as an activist in Miami…

From  - UM Libraries on July 5th, 2016 0 likes 191 plays

Interview with Ronald Bilbao

Interview with Ronald Bilbao, Legislative Specialist at the Florida Education Association. Ronald was born in Miami in to Colombian and Venezuelan parents. He attended Miami-Dade County schools, and…

From  - UM Libraries on July 5th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays

Interview with Betty Shannon Gibson, Part 2 of 2

This interview with Betty Shannon Gibson was conducted in November 2009. Ms. Gibson spent her childhood in the Bronx, New York, but in 1950 moved to Tallahassee, Florida. She became a media…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 4 plays

Interview with Betty Shannon Gibson, Part 1 of 2

This interview with Betty Shannon Gibson was conducted in November 2009. Ms. Gibson spent her childhood in the Bronx, New York, but in 1950 moved to Tallahassee, Florida. She became a media…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 26 plays

Interview with Eloisa Echazabal and Francisco Dieguez

Friends Eloisa Echazabal, Francisco “Pancho” Dieguez and Armando Vizcaino talk about their experiences coming to the United States from Cuba through Operation Pedro Pan. Pancho discusses…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Ugene S. Adkins

Ugene Adkins (80) tells his family friend, Albert Brinson (67), about being in the army, working on a shrimp boat, traveling the US, dealing with segregation, and more.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with Silvia Ros

Silvia Ros, 40, and her domestic partner Anne Swanson, 35, talk about their involvement in the gay rights movement and the movers, shakers and everyday people that have inspired them.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Rep. Dante Fascell, Part 3

United States Representative Dante B. Fascell speaks with Dr. Greg Bush and answers audience questions about his career in politics and American politics broadly across the 20th century. Fascell…

From  - UM Libraries on October 23rd, 2013 0 likes 4 plays

Interview with Rep. Dante Fascell, Part 2

United States Representative Dante B. Fascell speaks with Dr. Greg Bush and answers audience questions about his career in politics and American politics broadly across the 20th century. Fascell…

From  - UM Libraries on October 23rd, 2013 0 likes 4 plays

Interview with Rep. Dante Fascell, Part 1

United States Representative Dante B. Fascell speaks with Dr. Greg Bush and answers audience questions about his career in politics and American politics broadly across the 20th century. Fascell…

From  - UM Libraries on October 23rd, 2013 0 likes 10 plays