Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with William F. Maupins Jr.

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Titles Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with William F. Maupins Jr.
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: William F. Maupins, Jr., born July 1, 1922, is the adopted son of William F. Maupins, Sr. (born 1884 in Palmgra, Missouri) and Cornelia Maupins (born 1884 in Bryant, Texas). He has been a laboratory supervisor in the chemistry department of the University of Minnesota, Duluth, president of the Duluth branch of the NAACP and a member of the Minnesota state board of the American Civil Liberties Union. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Mr. Maupins discusses black community life in Duluth, the 1920 lynchings, local NAACP activities, notable black personalities, educational opportunities in the area and unions.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
30 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:56:48 running time
Creation Interviewee: Maupins, William F. Jr.
Interviewer: Foster, W. J. Musa
Interviewer: Simba, Malik
Interviewer: Jones, Seitu
Made in: Duluth, Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/31/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 43.13 (Library Call Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Black History Project'


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