Otis R. Anthony
University of South Florida Libraries
Melvin Thomas describes employment and other social conditions for African Americans in Tampa during the 1940s and 1950s.
African Americans, Florida, History
1 sound file (17 min.) and 1 transcript (8 p.)
African Americans--Florida; African Americans--History--Florida
Interview conducted September 8, 1978. Interviewed by Otis R. Anthony and members of the Black History Research Project of Tampa. Other interviewers for the Black History Research Project of Tampa were Fred Beaton, Joyce Dyer, Herbert Jones, and Shirley Smith.
University of South Florida
Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida oral history project
Thomas, Melvin, "Melvin Thomas Oral History Interview" (2009). Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida Oral History Project. 23.