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dc.contributorScott, Thomas Allan (1943- )
dc.contributor.authorDrysdale, Jessica Renee
dc.contributor.authorLutz, Jay
dc.contributor.otherDelk, Daphne Darnell
dc.coverage.spatialMarietta, Georgia
dc.coverage.spatialCobb County
dc.identifier.citationInterview with Daphne D. Delk, 2009-11-07, Cobb NAACP/Civil Rights series, 2009-2010, Kennesaw State University Oral History Project, 1973- , KSU/45/05/001, Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.descriptionDaphne Darnell Delk grew up in Marietta, Georgia. She began high school at Lemon Street and transferred to Marietta High School with Treville Grady. Both Delk and Grady were the first African American students to attend Marietta High School. In 1968 Delk became the first African American student to graduate from Marietta High School. Her aunt, Lettie Williams, worked with Hattie Wilson at the Fort Hill Library in Marietta. The Lemon Street High School buildling became the Hattie G. Wilson Library.
dc.publisherKennesaw State University Archives
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dc.subjectDelk, Daphne Darnell
dc.subjectMarietta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs.
dc.subjectMarietta High School (Marietta, Ga.) - History
dc.subjectOral histories
dc.titleInterview with Daphne D. Delk

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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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