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dc.contributorScott, Thomas Allan (1943- )
dc.contributor.authorBell, Matt (1960- )
dc.contributor.authorMez, Eric
dc.contributor.otherScott, Randolph
dc.contributor.otherScott, Geraldine
dc.coverage.spatialCobb County
dc.identifier.citationInterview with Randolph and Geraldine Scott transcript, 2009-10-26, Cobb NAACP/Civil Rights series, 2009-2010, Kennesaw State University Oral History Project, 1973- , KSU/45/05/001, Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.descriptionRandolph Scott was born in Norfolk, Virginia. He received a B.A. in History from Norfolk State University before accepting a teaching position at Central High School in Heathsville, Virginia, which was a predominantly African American school. Dr. Scott was teaching during the integration of the school system and eventually moved to Northumberland High School, which was a predominantly white school. He accepted a position the Job Corps program, working in a variety of locations, and then the National Park Service. His last assignment was with the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site in Atlanta, Georgia, where he was the first African American Superintendent. Dr. Scott earned an M.S. in Sociology from Atlanta University and in 1990 retired from the park service. He attended the Andersonville Baptist Seminary in Andersonville, Georgia, earning a Ph.D. in Theology. Since that time he has served as the Associate Minister at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Marietta, Georgia. Geraldine Scott has served as the Assistant Secretary for the Cobb County Branch of the NAACP, participating in community activities, including voter registration and membership drives.
dc.publisherKennesaw State University Archives
dc.relation.ispartof<a href="" target="_blank">Kennesaw State University Oral History Project, 1973- </a>
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dc.subjectCivil rights movements -- Georgia -- Cobb County.
dc.subjectMartin Luther King, Jr., National Historic Site (Atlanta, Ga.) -- History.
dc.subjectNational Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Cobb County Branch -- History.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.subjectScott, Geraldine
dc.subjectScott, Randolph
dc.titleInterview with Randolph and Geraldine Scott transcript

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    The Cobb NAACP/Civil Rights Series consists of forty-one oral history interviews done with a variety of people across Cobb County. The purpose of the project is to collect personal experiences of people with the Cobb County Branch and its predecessor, the Marietta Branch, of the NAACP, as well as the Civil Rights movement in Cobb County, Georgia.

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