Interview with Reginald Hobert Kemp, 2009 October 31

Collection:
Cobb NAACP/Civil Rights Series
Title:
Interview with Reginald Hobert Kemp, 2009 October 31
Creator:
Briggs, Stephen M.
Contributor to Resource:
McKay, John
Scott, Thomas Allan, 1943-
Kemp, Reginald Hobert, 1931-
Publisher:
Interview with Reginald Hobert Kemp, 2009-10-31, Cobb NAACP/Civil Rights series, 2009-2010, Kennesaw State University Oral History Project, 1973- , KSU/45/05/001, Kennesaw State University Archives.
Date of Original:
2009-10-31
Subject:
Cobb County (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century
Lockheed-Georgia Company--Employees--Interviews
African Americans--Georgia--Cobb County--Interviews
Lockheed-Georgia Company--History
Oral histories
Transcripts
Kemp, Reginald Hobert, 1931- --Interviews
People:
Kemp, Reginald Hobert, 1931-
Location:
United States, Georgia, Cobb County, Marietta, 33.9526, -84.54993
Medium:
oral histories (literary works)
Type:
Text
Format:
application/pdf
Description:
Reginald Hobert Kemp was born in Acworth, Georgia, and attended a church school in the Red Rock Community. At the age of 8 his family moved to Marietta, Georgia, and Kemp attended the Liberty Hill Baptist Church school and Powder Springs High School. He left school to work, first at the Kelly Motor Company then the Lockheed-Georgia Company. Kemp was inducted into the U.S. Army, returning to Lockheed-Georgia at the end of his service. He was employed at Lockheed-Georgia for 45 years in a variety of postiions.
Interviewed by John McKay and Stephen Briggs in Marietta, Georgia on October 31, 2009.
Local Identifier:
ksu-45-05-001-07015
Metadata URL:
http://hdl.handle.net/11360/256
Language:
eng
Rights Holder:
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Holding Institution:
Kennesaw State University. Department of Archives, Rare Books and Records Management
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