Interview with Frank Minnifield, October 6, 2004

Project: Kentucky Sports: African American Athletes Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Frank Minnifield shares his story of being a poor African American child with a dream of playing football, which he did at an integrated school, at the University of Louisville, and in the pro leagues. He talks about the difficulties on the field and in life, and how with hard work, one can complement the other.

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2004oh138_ks251

Interviewee Name

Frank Minnifield

Interviewer Name

Will Jones

Interview Date

2004-10-06

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Minnifield, Frank Interview by Will Jones. 06 Oct. 2004. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Minnifield, F. (2004, October 06). Interview by W. Jones. Kentucky Sports: African American Athletes Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Minnifield, Frank, interview by Will Jones. October 06, 2004, Kentucky Sports: African American Athletes Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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