Interview with Samuel McCray, November 2, 2016

Collection: Mississippi Agriculture Oral History Collection

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Description

Samuel McCray was born in 1949 near Lambert. He was raised by his grandparents who were sharecroppers on a plantation. He attended Delta State University and he worked for various nonprofits before becoming a Field Representative and Caseworker in Marks, Mississippi. In this interview, he talks about growing up on a plantation and his involvement in the Civil Rights Movement.

Date

2016-11-02

Identifier

RBRL420MA-019

Coverage

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Location

Marks, Mississippi

Duration

121 minutes



Citation

Samuel McCray and Brian Williams, “Interview with Samuel McCray, November 2, 2016,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 4, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL420MA/RBRL420MA-019.