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Lawson / Biographical Information and History Leading to the First Sit-in of Houston

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Interview Interview with William A. Lawson
Subjects Family › Courtship
Family › Marriage
Family › Children
Family › Divorce
Religion
Education › Secondary Education
Education › Higher Education
Education › Teachers and Administrators
Court Cases
People
Historic Events
Historic Periods › Jim Crow Period
Historic Periods › 1951-1955
Student Activism
Student Activism › Sit-ins
Consumption › Bus Boycotts
People › King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Religion › Church Leadership
Family › Parents
Tags Tennessee State University
Texas Southern University
Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Till, Emmett
Parks, Rosa
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Interview date 2016-06-20
Interview source CRBB Summer 2016
Interviewees Lawson, William A.
Locations Kansas City, KS
St. Louis, MO
Duration 00:06:51
Citation "Biographical Information and History Leading to the First Sit-in of Houston," from William A. Lawson oral history interview with ,  June 20, 2016, Houston , Civil Rights in Black and Brown Interview Database, https://crbb.tcu.edu/clips/4691/biographical-information-and-history-leading-to-the-first-sit-in-of-houston, accessed November 13, 2019