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Johnson / After College

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Interviewer: So, what did you study at Prairie View? Johnson: Vocational Agriculture. Interviewer: Vocational Agriculture. Okay, and you said you were there for about two years and then you were drafted into the Army in 1946? Johnson: This was as a student. I was working on my undergraduate work. When I came back, I finished my degree. I got my degree in Vocational Agriculture and I went out to work. Started off as a county agent for a year, and I went to a high school as a Vocational Agriculture teacher in Bryan.

Interview Interview with James E. Johnson
Subjects Work › Occupations
Work › Agricultural Work
Education › Higher Education
Education › Teachers and Administrators
Military › Military Draft
Tags Prairie View A&M University
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Interview date 2015-07-21
Interview source CRBB Summer 2015
Interviewees Johnson, James E.
Interviewers Acuña-Gurrola, Moisés
Bynum, Katherine
Duration 00:00:52
Citation "After College ," from James E. Johnson oral history interview with Moisés Acuña-Gurrola and Katherine Bynum,  July 21, 2015, Prairie View, TX , Civil Rights in Black and Brown Interview Database,, accessed December 01, 2020