From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Blacks In Lexington Oral History Project

Project Summary

This project was originally created as a partnership with the Urban League of Lexington-Fayette County in 1978. The interviews herein concern the educational, political, economic, and social opportunities for African Americans in Lexington during the twentieth century.

Kentucky County & Region

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Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Blacks In Lexington Oral History Project,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed June 23, 2024,

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