Interview with Milo Manly, September 11, 1984

Project: Goin' North: Tales of the Great Migration Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

In this 1984 interview, Milo Manly (1903-1991) discusses his experiences in Philadelphia during the 1920s and 1930s with the Lloyd Committee, Mothers Assistance Fund, and the Philadelphia branch of N.A.A.C.P. He also talks at length about his father, Alexander L. Manly (1866-1944), who fled in 1898 from a lynch mob in Wilmington, North Carolina to Washington D.C. and then to Philadelphia in 1902. There, as secretary of the Armstrong Association, he played a significant role in providing job opportunities for Black migrants to the city during the era of the First Great Migration.

Interview Accession

2014oh174_gn026

Interviewee Name

Milo Manly

Interviewer Name

Charles Hardy, III

Interview Date

1984-09-11

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Manly, Milo Interview by Charles Hardy, III. 11 Sep. 1984. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Manly, M. (1984, September 11). Interview by C. H. III. Goin' North: Tales of the Great Migration Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Manly, Milo, interview by Charles Hardy, III. September 11, 1984, Goin' North: Tales of the Great Migration Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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