Audio

Gertrude Ridgel discusses the 1964 March on Frankfort

Gertrude Ridgel remembers preparation and participation in the 1964 Martin Luther King, Jr., march on Frankfort for equality in public accommodations.

01/20/18

Gertrude Ridgel on after the 1964 March on Frankfort

Gertrude Ridgel discusses the aftermath in Frankfort following the 1964 Martin Luther King, Jr. led march on Kentucky’s capitol. Ridgel discusses continuing protests and the fight for desegregation.

01/20/18

Audio – Interview with William C. Calhoun, Sr.

Calhoun: KHS Collections – coll#1995OH02.14b , interview with William C. Calhoun, Sr. Calhoun remembers demonstrations leading up to the Martin Luther King, Jr. led march on Frankfort. He details public protests for the Frisch’s Big Boy restaurant in Frankfort, KY for their segregation policy.

01/20/18

Audio – Interview with Rev K.L. Moore

Moore: KHS Collections – coll#1995OH02.17, interview with Rev K.L. Moore. Moore was a part of the March 5, 1964 Martin Luther King, Jr. led march on Frankfort. He remembers introducing King for his speech at the rally. Moore was friends with the King family.

01/20/18

Audio – Interview with Archie Surratt.

Archie Surratt discusses preparations for the Martin Luther King, Jr. led march on Frankfort on March 5, 1964. He talks about individuals and logistics for organizing the march.

01/20/18
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