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1. Transcript of interview with Audrey James by Claytee D. White, July 20, 2012 Transcript of interview with Audrey James by Claytee D. White, July 20, 2012 Interview with Audrey James conducted by Claytee D. White on July 20, 2012. James moved to Las Vegas in 1952 and worked as an elementary school teacher. She also spearheaded a project to provide books...

2. Transcript of an interview with Theron and Naomi Goynes by Claytee D. White, June 28 and July 12, 2012 Transcript of an interview with Theron and Naomi Goynes by Claytee D. White, June 28 and July 12, 2012 Interview with Theron and Naomi Goynes conducted by Claytee D. White on June 28 and July 12, 2012. A retired school principal, Theron Goynes also served as a North Las Vegas councilman and mayor pro-temp...

3. Transcript of interview with Dr. Agnes Lockette by Shannon Smith, February 26, 1980 Transcript of interview with Dr. Agnes Lockette by Shannon Smith, February 26, 1980 Interview with Dr. Agnes Lockette conducted by Shannon Smith on February 26, 1980. Lockette moved to Nevada to be an elementary school teacher and an early childhood education professor at UNLV. She reviews...

4. Transcript of interview with Dell Ray Rhodes, 2010 Transcript of interview with Dell Ray Rhodes, 2010 Dell Ray came to Las Vegas at three. Speaks about 1960s and 1970s schools and 6th Grade Plan.

5. Transcript of Interview with Debbie Conway by Claytee D. White, March 13, 2013 Transcript of Interview with Debbie Conway by Claytee D. White, March 13, 2013 Interview of Debbie Conway by Claytee D. White, March 13, 2013. Conway is the first African American to hold office of Recorder in Clark County and in the state of Nevada. She speaks about her previous...

6. Transcript of interview with Hermina Washington by B. Leon Green, March 2, 2013 Transcript of interview with Hermina Washington by B. Leon Green, March 2, 2013 Hermina Washington discusses growing up in West Las Vegas, her elementary school education and her family. She has worked for the State of Nevada for over 30 years.

7. Transcript of an interview with Lindell Blake by Claytee D. White on January 12, 2006 Transcript of an interview with Lindell Blake by Claytee D. White on January 12, 2006 Lindell Blake is a self-taught dancer in the tradition of Sammy Davis Jr and others. He performed in Las Vegas at Sands, New York, New York, and Luxor hotels.

8. Transcript of an interview with Hazel Geran by Claytee D. White on August 30, 2000 Transcript of an interview with Hazel Geran by Claytee D. White on August 30, 2000 Hazel Geran was an employee of the Equal Opportunity Board in 1972, and was still working there at time of this interview. Her first job in Las Vegas in 1948 was as a keno writer at Cotton Club on the...

9. Transcript of an interview with Clinton Wright by Claytee D. White, October 13, 2005 Transcript of an interview with Clinton Wright by Claytee D. White, October 13, 2005 Clinton Wright worked as a photographer for the Las Vegas Voice for fifteen years. In his interview, he discusses living and working in Las Vegas, and raising his family.

10. Transcript of an interview with Eva G. Simmons by Claytee D. White, February 4, 2013 Transcript of an interview with Eva G. Simmons by Claytee D. White, February 4, 2013 Eva Simmons is a retired educator and school administrator. She has lived in Las Vegas since 1963. In this interview, she talks about Prestige Schools and Sixth Grade Centers.

11. Transcript of an interview with Flora Jones conducted by Claytee D. White, July 19, 2007 Transcript of an interview with Flora Jones conducted by Claytee D. White, July 19, 2007 Interview with Flora Jones by Claytee D. White, July 19, 2007. Jones discusses her upbringing in Mississippi and her employment at the University of Nevada Las Vegas in the Admissions Office.

12. Transcript of interview with Aaron Williams by Claytee D. White, August 16, 2005 Transcript of interview with Aaron Williams by Claytee D. White, August 16, 2005 Aaron Williams moved to Las Vegas in 1960 and worked at the Nevada Test Site before serving as North Las Vegas councilman, County Commissioner and community activist. Williams sponsored youth baseball...

13. Transcript of interview with Ed May by Claytee D. White, July 22, 2010 Transcript of interview with Ed May by Claytee D. White, July 22, 2010 Interview transcript with Ed May by Claytee D. White, July 22, 2010. Ed's family was one of the founders of Victory Missionary Baptist Church where they became lifetime members. He was educated at UNLV,...

14. Transcript of interview with Johnny Griffin by Claytee D. White, September 13, 2010 Transcript of interview with Johnny Griffin by Claytee D. White, September 13, 2010 Interview transcript with Johnny Griffin by Claytee D. White, September 13, 2010. Griffin grew up in Mississippi where he held a job as a golf caddy. He earned a golf scholarship to Jackson State University,...

15. Transcript of interview with Roosevelt Toston by Chanelle Pickens, October 19, 2013 Transcript of interview with Roosevelt Toston by Chanelle Pickens, October 19, 2013 Interview transcript with Roosevelt Toston by Chanelle Pickens, October 19, 2013. This interview focuses primarily on Roosevelt's career in broadcast journalism in the Las Vegas market and then at the...

16. Transcript of interview with Thelma Turner by Claytee D. White, October 21, 2004 Transcript of interview with Thelma Turner by Claytee D. White, October 21, 2004 Interview transcript with Thelma Turner by Claytee D. White, October 21, 2004. Turner lived on the Westside, then later moved to North Las Vegas. She talks about her early jobs at the Moulin Rouge and...

17. Transcript of interview with Ricki Y. Barlow by Claytee D. White, April 10, 2013 Transcript of interview with Ricki Y. Barlow by Claytee D. White, April 10, 2013 Transcript of interview with Ricki Y. Barlow by Claytee D. White, April 10, 2013. Barlow is a native of Las Vegas, attended Vo-Tech High School and served as student body president. He is a graduate of...

18. 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...

19. Transcript of interview with Lawrence Weekly by Claytee D. White, April 22, 2013 Transcript of interview with Lawrence Weekly by Claytee D. White, April 22, 2013 Transcript of interview with Lawrence Weekly by Claytee D. White on April 23, 2013. Weekly is a native Las Vegan, and grew up on the Westside. He has held positions on the City Council and the Clark County...

20. 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...
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