Dolores Thompson Aaron

Title

Dolores Thompson Aaron

Description

One example of “the extraordinary resilience of black citizens, who individually and collectively found ways to endure, fight back and occasionally define their own destinies…”

Delores Thompson Aaron was born in 1924 and interviewed in 1994 at the age of 70 in New Orleans, LA.

Source

William H. Chafe, Raymond Gavins, Robert Korstad eds., Remembering Jim Crow: African Americans Tell About Life in the Segregated South (New York: New Press, 2001)

Date

1994

Citation

"Dolores Thompson Aaron," in Teaching with Laurel Grove School, Item #77, http://chnm.gmu.edu/laurelgrove/items/show/77 (accessed October 24, 2014).