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Mary Huntley Oral History Interview

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Citation

“Mary Huntley Oral History Interview,” Madison Historical, accessed November 25, 2020, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/2069.

Description

In this oral history interview, Mary Huntley describes her career as the director of the Hayner Public Library system in Alton, as well as her and her husband's involvement in the Civil Rights movement when they lived in Alabama. She also discusses her involvement with the local Democratic Party, her husband's role as director of the SIUE University Museum, and her childhood in North Carolina.

Subjects

  • culture
  • government
  • Alton
  • Edwardsville
  • politics
  • Civil Rights
  • Democratic Party

Date

May 27, 2019

Language

English

Type

  • Oral History

Format

  • mp3
  • pdf

Interviewer

Hansen, Stephen

Interviewee

Huntley, Mary

Coverage

  • Alton, Illinois
  • 1930s - 2010s

Identifier

  • Huntley-Mary-O-001
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