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Title: Irving Sachrit, Vollintine Evergreen resident, 1979
Contributor: Kremer, Ray Ann
Lowe, Carol
Sachritz, Irving
Keywords: Oral history;Interviews;Memphis (Tenn.);Neighborhood Histories;Vollintine Evergreen Historic District (Memphis, Tenn.);Vollintine Evergreen Community Association;Integration;Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association (MIFA)
Issue Date: 29-May-1979
Publisher: Rhodes College
Description: Interview with Irving Sachrit, member of the Vollintine-Evergreen neighborhood. Sachrit discusses the many social changes that happened during the period of desegregation. She mentions white flight, block-busting, and the integration of the neighborhood churches. Sachrit also talks about how locally owned businesses are affected by chain stores, and how that has affected her neighborhood. This interview was conducted in 1979.
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Appears in Collections:Everett R. Cook Oral History Collection

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