Interview with Homer Wilson, June 25, 2014

Collection: Athens Oral History Project

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Description

Homer Wilson grew up in Madison County. He earned a certificate in forest from Fort Valley State College. In this interview, he discusses how he began working in his father’s barbershop, Wilson’s Styling Shop, in downtown Athens, Georgia. He talks about helping found the Hot Corner Association to share the history of the Hot Corner business district and promote minority entrepreneurship in downtown Athens.

Date

2014-06-25

Identifier

RBRL361AOHP-001

Coverage

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Location

Athens, Georgia

Duration

67 minutes



Citation

Homer Wilson and Alexander Stephens, “Interview with Homer Wilson, June 25, 2014,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 8, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL361AOHP/RBRL361AOHP-001.