Holland, William and Holland, Edith Nealy
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Center for Public History, University of Houston; University of Houston Libraries, University of Houston
This is an oral history interview with Edith Nealy Holland conducted as part of the Houston History Project. Bill and Edith Holland are the children of former Yates High School principal William Holland, an activist in the Houston Educational Civil Rights Movement. His activism pushed for the equality of white and black HISD schools in the face of heavy opposition and segregation. Bill and Edith talk about their father's formative years in Indiana, about segregation in Houston and their father's activism at Yates High School. Interviewer: Anna Burke.
African Americans; Civil rights; Holland, William; Holland, Edith Nealy
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Oral Histories from the Houston History Project
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