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dc.contributorScott, Thomas Allan (1943- )
dc.contributor.authorBell, Matt (1960- )
dc.contributor.authorMez, Eric
dc.contributor.otherGraves, Dwight
dc.coverage.spatialMarietta, Georgia
dc.coverage.spatialCobb County
dc.identifier.citationInterview with Reverend Dwight Graves transcript, 2009-11-02, Cobb NAACP/Civil Rights series, 2009-2010, Kennesaw State University Oral History Project, 1973- , KSU/45/05/001, Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.descriptionDwight Graves was born and grew up in Freeman, West Virginia. He attended Bluestar High School, transferring to Bramwell High School with the integration of the school system. After attending Bluefield State College in Bluefield, West Virginia, Rev. Graves joined the U.S. Air Force. He served in Japan, Thailand, and the Philippines before coming to Dobbins Air Reserve Base. Graves received a Masters degree in Theology and founded Emmanuel Tabernacle Christian Church in Marietta, Georgia, in 1997. He has held various leadership positions in the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
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.subjectGraves, Dwight
dc.subjectNational Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Cobb County Branch -- History.
dc.subjectSouthern Christian Leadership Coalition. Georgia Chapter -- History.
dc.titleInterview with Reverend Dwight Graves 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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