|Creator:||Bohannon, Horace A.|
|Title:||Horace A. Bohannon oral history interview|
|Dates:||1989 June 16|
|Quantity:||0.8 Linear feet (1 flat box)|
Horace A. Bohannon (1922- ), fighter pilot with the Tuskegee Airmen during World War II, worked for the Southern Regional Council after the war, resided in Atlanta, Georgia.
The collection consists of an oral history interview with Horace A. Bohannon on June 16, 1989. Topics discussed include Bohannon's World War II experiences with the Tuskegee Airmen; African American veterans and the G.I. Bill; the Georgia Veteran's League and the relationship between African Americans and whites; the Southern Regional Council (SRC) and its policy on segregation, its veterans service project, and Dr. Henry Mitchell's involvement with the SRC; and the United States Employment Service.
Interviewed by David Onkst.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
Horace A. Bohannon oral history interview. MS 2854. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.
The original audio cassettes have been transferred and digital copies are available for research.