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Created by:
Civil Rights History Project, American, founded 2009  Search this
Interview of:
Robert Bagner Hayling D.D., American, 1929 - 2015  Search this
Interviewed by:
Joseph Mosnier Ph. D.  Search this
Subject of:
United States Air Force, American, founded 1947  Search this
Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, American, founded 1884  Search this
NAACP Youth Council, American, founded 1936  Search this
Ku Klux Klan, 3rd, American, founded 1946  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, American, founded 1957  Search this
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, American, 1960 - 1970s  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration: 1 hr., 54 min., 48 sec.
Total: 189.74 GB
Type:
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected:
Saint Augustine, Saint Johns, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Cocoa, Brevard County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 14, 2011
Description:
The oral history consists of six digital files: 2011.174.48.1a, 2011.174.48.1b, 2011.174.48.1c, 2011.174.48.1d, 2011.174.48.1e, and 2011.174.48.1f.
Robert Hayling, D.D recalls serving in the air force during World War II, attending the Meharry Dental School, and participating in civil rights protests in Nashville, Tennessee. He remembers starting his dental practice in St. Augustine, Florida, leading the local National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) youth group, and the exclusion of African Americans from St. Augustine's 400th anniversary celebration, and being attacked by the Ku Klux Klan. He also discusses resigning from the NAACP, the support of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) for local protests, and his move to Cocoa, Florida.
LOC ID: afc2010039_crhp0048
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Military  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Social reform  Search this
White supremacy movements  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in partnership with the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Object number:
2011.174.48.1a-f
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture and The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Civil Rights History Project
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50961b17f-bd67-423b-bad3-defad7ce41bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.174.48.1a-f