Interview with Reece Grogan, 2009 November 9

Collection:
Cobb NAACP/Civil Rights Series
Title:
Interview with Reece Grogan, 2009 November 9
Creator:
Lutz, Jay
Contributor to Resource:
Grogan, Reece, 1970-
Scott, Thomas Allan, 1943-
Publisher:
Interview with Reece Grogan, 2009-11-09, 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:
2009-11-09
Subject:
African Americans--Georgia--Cobb County--Interviews
Marietta (Ga.)--Politics and government--History
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Cobb County Branch--History
Grogan, Reece, 1970- --Interviews
People:
Grogan, Hugh Lewis, 1937-
Grogan, Reece, 1970-
Location:
United States, Georgia, Cobb County, Marietta, 33.9526, -84.54993
Medium:
oral histories (literary works)
Type:
Text
Format:
application/pdf
Description:
Reece Grogan was born in New York City and moved with his family to Marietta, Georgia, in 1971 or 1972. He is the youngest son of community activist, Hugh Grogan, Jr., who was the first African American elected to the Marietta City Council. Hugh Grogan represented Ward 5 and won the seat after successfully challenging redistricting in the case, Grogan v. Hunter. At the time of the interview, Reece Grogan lived in Atlanta, Georgia. His brother is Hugh Grogan, III.
Interviewed by Jay Lutz by telephone on November 9, 2009.
Local Identifier:
ksu-45-05-001-07040
Metadata URL:
http://hdl.handle.net/11360/284
Language:
eng
Rights Holder:
The digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Kennesaw State University Archives.
Holding Institution:
Kennesaw State University. Department of Archives, Rare Books and Records Management
Rights:
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