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Document Details


Title: Jesse Boyce Holleman
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: University of Southern Mississippi. Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage
Collection: Civil Rights Documentation Project
Description: Three interviews conducted on 08-09-1976, 08-10-1976, and 10-19-1976 with Jesse Boyce Holleman (born 1924). He served in the Mississippi House of Representatives from 1947 until 1953. At that time, he became district attorney for the Second Circuit Court District; he served in that capacity for the next 19 years.
Extent: 1 page
URL: http://www.lib.usm.edu/%7Espcol/crda/oh/holleman.htm
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1976 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Holleman, Jesse Boyce, 1924-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 26-Feb-1924
Speaker place of birth: Fruitland Park, MS; Mississippi; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Lawyer; Military personnel; Pilot
Age at speaking: 52
Document date: 09-Aug-1976
Interviewer: Caudill, Orley B.
Organizations discussed: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Baltimore, MD; Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, US; White Citizens Council
Historical events discussed: Martin Luther King's March on Washington, DC, August 28, 1963; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1966-
Locations discussed: Mississippi; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African Americans; Civil rights demonstrations; Civil rights movements--United States; Martin Luther King's March on Washington, DC, August 28, 1963; Mississippi; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Baltimore, MD; North America; Oral history; Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, US; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1966-; United States; White Citizens Council
Topics discussed - Other terms: Activism
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0023583-25233