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Audio clip from interview with Ruby Amie-Pilot, August 7, 2012
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Digital IDohr000899
TitleAudio clip from interview with Ruby Amie-Pilot, August 7, 2012
NarratorAmie-Pilot, Ruby
Material SetAmie-Pilot, Ruby
InterviewerTabach, Barbara; White, Claytee D.
DescriptionPart of an interview with Ruby Amie-Pilot on August 7, 2012. In this clip Amie-Pilot talks about plans to picket Floyd Patterson fight at the Las Vegas Convention Center, because blacks not allowed to attend.
Identified IndividualsPatterson, Floyd @LoC
Clark, Wilbur
Entratter, Jack
Riddle, Major A.
Identified Corporate BodiesDesert Inn Hotel and Casino
Dunes Hotel and Casino
Sands Hotel and Casino
Identified NeighborhoodWestside
Neighborhood City / TownLas Vegas
Original CollectionAfrican Americans in Las Vegas: A Collaborative Oral History Project
Original Date (interview)2012-08-07
Subject (FAST)African American boxers
Race relations
DC TypeSound
Genre (TGM)Sound recordings
RightsThis material may be protected by copyright. Personal, including educational and academic, use of this material is without restriction; but acknowledgement of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, University Libraries is requested whether the use is oral, web or in print. Commercial use of any portion of this material requires permission. For further information please contact Digital Collections: This document is an oral history. It is a spoken account of certain events and phenomena recorded at one particular moment and filtered through one individual's life experience, sensibility, and memory. As such, it should be considered a primary source rather than a final, verified, or complete narrative of the events it records.
Digital PublisherUniversity of Nevada Las Vegas
Digital CollectionThe African American Experience in Las Vegas
Master Extent01:57:25; 1,864,266,694 bytes
Master File Formataudio/wav
Master File Quality24 bit PCM; 44 kHz
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