Floyd Moody discusses his father losing his home and his job as a sharecropper as a result of 1956 integration attempts at Mansfield High School.

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Title

Floyd Moody discusses his father losing his home and his job as a sharecropper as a result of 1956 integration attempts at Mansfield High School.

Subject

Floyd Moody discusses his father losing his home and job in 1956

Description

Floyd Moody remembers the owner of the land his father was a sharecropper on encouraging his father not to enroll his son at Mansfield High School.

Source

UNT Oral History Program.

Publisher

[no text]

Date

2015-04-22

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Interviewer

Kimberly Moody

Interviewee

Floyd Moody

Location

Bethlehem Baptist Church, Mansfield, Texas

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Citation

“Floyd Moody discusses his father losing his home and his job as a sharecropper as a result of 1956 integration attempts at Mansfield High School.,” The Crisis at Mansfield, accessed June 29, 2022, https://mansfieldcrisis.omeka.net/items/show/261.