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O'Rear / Local Civil Rights Leaders and Consolidation of Corpus Christi Schools

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Interview Interview with Mary Jo O'Rear
Subjects Citizenship › Voting and Voter Registration
Race Relations › Anglo-Mexican Race Relations
Race Relations › Black-White Race Relations
Race Relations › Black-Brown Race Relations
White Resistance to Civil Rights
Education › Higher Education
Education › Education and Integration
Education › Education and Integration › Resistance to School Integration
Education › Teachers and Administrators
Police and Law Enforcement › Black Employment in Law Enforcement
Historic Periods › Mid-1960s [Exact Date Unknown]
Historic Periods › Late 1960s [Exact Date Unknown]
Historic Periods › 1970s [Exact Date Unknown]
Court Cases › School Desegregation Cases › Cisneros v. Corpus Christi ISD
Class and Status › Black Professionals
Tags Orum, Wilbur
Brown, Walter
Brown, Welder
Corpus Christi Independent School District (CCISD)
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Interview date 2016-07-22
Interview source CRBB Summer 2016
Interviewees O'Rear, Mary Jo
Interviewers Acuña-Gurrola, Moisés
Wall, James
Locations Corpus Christi, TX
West Oso, Corpus Christi, TX
Duration 00:06:09
Citation "Local Civil Rights Leaders and Consolidation of Corpus Christi Schools," from Mary Jo O'Rear oral history interview with Moisés Acuña-Gurrola and James Wall,  July 22, 2016, Corpus Christi, TX, Civil Rights in Black and Brown Interview Database,, accessed June 24, 2024