Interview with Pastor John C. Woods, 2009 October 13 and interview with Marjorie Beavers-Woods, 2009 November 4

Collection:
Cobb NAACP/Civil Rights Series
Title:
Interview with Pastor John C. Woods, 2009 October 13 and interview with Marjorie Beavers-Woods, 2009 November 4
Creator:
Anderson, David Clay
Contributor to Resource:
Fried, William Travis
Woods, John C. (John Charles), 1950-
Beavers-Woods, Marjorie, 1953-
Scott, Thomas Allan, 1943-
Publisher:
Interview with Pastor John C. Woods and Interview with Marjorie Beavers-Woods, 2009-10-13 and 2009-11-04, 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:
2009-10-13
2009-11-04
Subject:
African American clergy--Georgia--Cobb County--Interviews
African Americans--Georgia--Cobb County--Interviews
Cobb County (Ga.)--Race relations--History
Cobb County (Ga.)--Social life and customs--History
Oral histories
Transcripts
Beavers-Woods, Marjorie, 1953- --Interviews
New Hope United Methodist (Mableton, Ga.)--History
Woods, John C. (John Charles), 1950- --Interviews
People:
Beavers-Woods, Marjorie, 1953-
Woods, John C. (John Charles), 1950-
Location:
United States, Georgia, Cobb County, 33.94147, -84.57667
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, 33.79025, -84.46702
Medium:
oral histories (literary works)
Type:
Text
Format:
application/pdf
Description:
John C. Woods was born in Austell, Georgia, and attended Lemon Street High School before transferring to South Cobb High School as part of the integration of schools in Cobb County. Woods joined the Air National Guard after graduation. He served on the Austell Police Department for a short time before joining the Atlanta Police Department in 1973. After retiring from the force in 1997, he obtained a Theological degree in 1999 and became the pastor at New Hope United Methodist Church. In 2005 the church moved from Atlanta to Mableton.
John C. Woods was interviewed by D. Clay Anderson in Mableton, Georgia on October 13, 2009. Marjorie Beavers-Woods was interviewed by William Travis Fried in Mableton, Georgia on November 4, 2009.
Local Identifier:
ksu-45-05-001-07009
Metadata URL:
http://hdl.handle.net/11360/295
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:
Rights Statement information

Locations