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Document Details


Title: Cleveland Kurtz
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Brown University. Scholarly Technology Group
Collection: Whole World Was Watching: an Oral History of 1968
Description: This story is based on one of a series of interviews conducted by South Kingstown (RI) High School students in the Spring of 1998. All of the interviews were focused on recollections of the year 1968. In addition to the student's edited story below, you can find on this site the electronic transcript of the interview. Cleveland Kurtz is a pleasant, well-spoken man of 54. He is a Vietnam veteran with a good sense of humor. He holds a Master's degree and works at a university. He lives in a two-family home he owns in Providence, Rhode Island.
Extent: 6 pages
URL: http://www.stg.brown.edu/projects/1968/narrators/transcripts/C.KURTZ.trans.html
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1998 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Kurtz, Cleveland, 1944-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1944
Speaker place of birth: Ovita, FL; Florida; United States; North America
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Educational administrator; Vietnam veteran
Age at speaking: 54
Document date: 1998
Interviewer: Paster, Daniel
Historical events discussed: Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., April 4, 1968; Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy, June 4, 1968; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1966-; Vietnam Conflict, 1955-1975
Locations discussed: Asia; Florida; North America; Ovita, FL; Providence, RI; Rhode Island; United States; Vietnam
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Asia; Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., April 4, 1968; Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy, June 4, 1968; Civil rights--United States; Education, Higher; Family--History; Feminism--United States; Florida; North America; Oral history; Ovita, FL; Providence, RI; Racism; Rhode Island; Segregation; Segregation--Florida; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1966-; United States; United States--Politics and government; Veterans; Vietnam; Vietnam Conflict, 1955-1975; Women's rights--United States
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0022555-23933