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Title: William Norris Jr., Sheriff of Shelby County, 2004
Contributor: Norris, William N., Jr.
Gritter, Elizabeth
Keywords: Oral history;Interviews;Memphis (Tenn.);Civil rights;Integration;Politics;Sanitation workers;Law;Loeb, Henry 1920-1992
Issue Date: 24-Jun-2004
Publisher: Rhodes College
Description: In this interview with William Norris Jr., the former Sheriff of Shelby County, describes how he integrated his Deputies and his activism during the Sanitation Workers Strike starting in 1967. He also discusses the current problems he sees in race relations in Memphis and what he believes ought to be done to ease these tensions.
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Appears in Collections:Everett R. Cook Oral History Collection

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