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dc.contributorScott, Thomas Allan (1943- )
dc.contributor.authorAnderson, David Clay
dc.contributor.authorFried, William Travis
dc.contributor.otherWoods, John C. (John Charles) (1950- )
dc.contributor.otherBeavers-Woods, Marjorie (1953- )
dc.coverage.spatialFulton County
dc.coverage.spatialCobb County
dc.identifier.citationInterview with Pastor John C. Woods and Interview with Marjorie Beavers-Woods transcript, 2009-10-13 and 2009-11-04, Cobb NAACP/Civil Rights series, 2009-2010, Kennesaw State University Oral History Project, 1973- , KSU/45/05/001, Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.descriptionJohn C. Woods was born in Austell, Georgia, and attended Lemon Street High School before transferring to South Cobb High School as part of the integration of schools in Cobb County. Woods joined the Air National Guard after graduation. He served on the Austell Police Department for a short time before joining the Atlanta Police Department in 1973. After retiring from the force in 1997, he obtained a Theological degree in 1999 and became the pastor at New Hope United Methodist Church. In 2005 the church moved from Atlanta to Mableton.
dc.publisherKennesaw State University Archives
dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectBeavers-Woods, Marjorie (1953- )
dc.subjectCobb County (Ga.) -- Race relations -- History.
dc.subjectCobb County (Ga.) -- Social life and customs -- History.
dc.subjectNew Hope United Methodist (Mableton, Ga.) -- History.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.subjectWoods, John C. (John Charles) (1950- )
dc.titleInterviews with Pastor John C. Woods and Marjorie Beavers-Woods

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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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