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Ann Reynolds and Bill Meers of LaGrange, KY talk about growing up parallel to each other in a segregated community

Ann Reynolds and William “Bill” Meers discuss growing up in LaGrange, KY when it was a segregated community. They reflect on going to…

David Wilson on participating in the 1964 freedom march on Frankfort

David Wilson discusses being the only African American student at Georgetown College in 1964 and his choice to join the rally for civil rights in…

Joe Graves remembers participating in the 1964 march on Frankfort

Joe Graves discusses his first experience demonstrating publicly at the 1964 civil rights march on Frankfort. He recalls his surroundings, the…

1964 Freedom March Article – Centre student report

An article published in the 1964 Danville Advocate Messenger newspaper. During the civil rights march on Frankfort, Sherry Whelan, a Centre College…

Robert Estill on 1964 lobbying for legislation and the 1964 march on Frankfort

Robert Estill, the first chair of the Human Rights Commission, talks about lobbying efforts towards the 1964 public accommodations bill and the 1964…