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1. Transcript of interview with David Washington by Claytee D. White, March 18, 2009 Transcript of interview with David Washington by Claytee D. White, March 18, 2009 Interview with David Washington conducted by Claytee D. White on March 18, 2009. Washington began his career as a firefighter in 1974. In 2001, he became the first African American fire chief for the City...

2. Transcript of interview with Brenda Mason by Claytee D. White, December 20, 2006 Transcript of interview with Brenda Mason by Claytee D. White, December 20, 2006 Interview with Brenda Mason conducted by Claytee D. White on December 20, 2006. After moving to Las Vegas in 1960, Mason graduated from Western High School. Beginning in 1974, she served two terms on the...

3. Transcript of interview with Hazel Gay by Claytee D. White, December 2, 1995 Transcript of interview with Hazel Gay by Claytee D. White, December 2, 1995 Interview with Hazel Gay conducted by Claytee D. White on December 2, 1995. Hazel and her husband Jimmy Gay moved to Las Vegas in 1946, becoming leaders in the African American community during the civil...

4. Transcript from interview with George Simmons conducted by Claytee D. White, December 13, 2013 Transcript from interview with George Simmons conducted by Claytee D. White, December 13, 2013 Transcript from interview with George Simmons by Claytee White on December 13, 2013. Simmons talks about how he came to Las Vegas in 1963, and his wife, Eva. Simmons was a designer for Sproul Homes and...

5. Transcript of interview with Beverly Mason conducted by Claytee White, December 21, 2012 Transcript of interview with Beverly Mason conducted by Claytee White, December 21, 2012 Transcript of interview with Beverly Mason by Claytee White, December 21, 2012. Mason grew up in West Las Vegas and was part of the school integration movement in the 1970s. Her involvement in the Las...

6. Transcript of interview with Jean S. Childs conducted by Claytee White, December 2, 2013 Transcript of interview with Jean S. Childs conducted by Claytee White, December 2, 2013 Transcript of interview with Jean Childs by Claytee White, December 2, 2013. Childs served as director of Head Start in Las Vegas for twenty-six years starting in 1972. She was also Regional Head Start...

7. Transcript of Interview with Dean Ishman, July 2, 2009 Transcript of Interview with Dean Ishman, July 2, 2009 Dean Ishman moved to Las Vegas in 1995, becoming the Las Vegas NAACP branch president in 2003.

8. Transcript of interview with Judge Lee Gates by Claytee D. White, December 5, 1996 Transcript of interview with Judge Lee Gates by Claytee D. White, December 5, 1996 Interview with Judge Lee Gates conducted by Claytee D. White on December 5, 1996. Born in Louisiana, Gates moved to Las Vegas around 1960. Following high school, he attended UNLV, where he was a member...

9. Transcript of interview with James A. Gay III by Joyce M. Wright, December, 1978 Transcript of interview with James A. Gay III by Joyce M. Wright, December, 1978 Interview with James A. Gay III conducted by Joyce M. Wright in December, 1978. Arriving in 1946 from Fordyce, Arkansas, Gay became the first African-American mortician in Las Vegas. He later worked as...

10. Transcript of interview with Lucille Bryant by Claytee D. White, December 13, 1995 Transcript of interview with Lucille Bryant by Claytee D. White, December 13, 1995 Interview with Lucille Bryant conducted by Claytee D. White on December 13, 1995. Moving to Las Vegas in 1953 from Tallulah, Louisiana, Bryant worked in the housekeeping departments of the Algiers Hotel,...

11. Transcript of interview with Mozella Sheds Scott by Claytee D. White, November 30, 2010 Transcript of interview with Mozella Sheds Scott by Claytee D. White, November 30, 2010 Interview with Mozella Sheds Scott conducted by Claytee D. White on November 30, 2010. Scott discusses her varied work history and career as a directory assistance telephone operator for Centel (Sprint)...

12. Transcript of interview with Katherine Duncan and Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, November Transcript of interview with Katherine Duncan and Sarann Knight Preddy by Claytee D. White, November 28, 2004 Interview with Katherine Duncan and Sarann Knight Preddy conducted by Claytee D. White on November 28, 2004. Duncan moved to Las Vegas in 1977, worked with Nevada Motion Picture Services, and owned a travel...

13. Transcript of interviews with J. David Hoggard, Sr. by Claytee D. White and an unnamed interviewer in Transcript of interviews with J. David Hoggard, Sr. by Claytee D. White and an unnamed interviewer in 1997, 1998, and 1999 Transcript of interviews with J. David Hoggard, Sr. by Claytee D. White, and unnamed interviewers in 1997, 1998 and 1999. Hoggard moved to Las Vegas in 1945 and became involved in civil rights through...

14. Transcript of interview with Alma Whitney by Claytee D. White, March 3, 1996 Transcript of interview with Alma Whitney by Claytee D. White, March 3, 1996 Interview with Alma Whitney conducted by Claytee D. White on March 3, 1996. Seeking better employment opportunities, Whitney moved to Las Vegas from Tallulah, Louisiana, at the age of sixteen. Whitney...

15. Transcript of interview with Jackie Brantley by Claytee D. White, October 27, 1996 Transcript of interview with Jackie Brantley by Claytee D. White, October 27, 1996 Interview with Jackie Brantley conducted by Claytee D. White on October 27, 1996. Born in Las Vegas following World War II, Brantley grew up on the Westside. Beginning as a public relations specialist...

16. Transcript of interview with Eva Whaley conducted by Claytee White, May 13, 2013 Transcript of interview with Eva Whaley conducted by Claytee White, May 13, 2013 Whaley moved to Las Vegas from rural Arkansas in the early 1960s. She and her husband owned restaurants

17. Transcript of interview with Clarence Ray by Jamie Coughtry, 1991 Transcript of interview with Clarence Ray by Jamie Coughtry, 1991 Interview with Clarence Ray conducted by Jaime Coughtry in 1991. Having arrived in Las Vegas in the 1920s, Ray provides a rare perspective on shifts in race relations over the years. He shares stories...

18. Transcript of Interview with Barbara Kirkland Transcript of Interview with Barbara Kirkland On a sunny day in 1946, the train from Shreveport, Louisiana, stopped at The Plaza hotel in downtown Las Vegas like it always did. But on this particular day, Atha Toliver and her only child, twelve-year-old...

19. Transcript of an Interview with James Jones, Jr. by Barbara Tabach, February 28, 2013 Transcript of an Interview with James Jones, Jr. by Barbara Tabach, February 28, 2013 James worked for over 30 years at the Test Site before becoming a funeral director at Thomas & Jones Funeral Home. Raised family on Westside.

20. Black Entertainers in Las Vegas: 1940 - 1960 Black Entertainers in Las Vegas: 1940 - 1960 Essay by Roosevelt Fitzgerald reflecting on black entertainers during the early days of the Las Vegas Strip, dated 1988.
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