Interview with Charles A. Ealy, May 10, 1985

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

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Interview Summary

Born in Mariana, Florida, Charles Ealy (1895-1990) lived and worked in Jacksonville before moving to Philadelphia to take a position with Citizens and Southern Bank. In his 1985 interview, Ealy talks about the African American banking industry and businesses in Philadelphia, his relationship with Major R.R. Wright Sr. (1855-1947) the bank's founder and president, the fall of Brown & Stevens Bank, the impact of the Great Depression on the banking industry, and the relationships he had with his depositors.

Interview Accession

2014oh162_gn014

Interviewee Name

Charles A. Ealy

Interviewer Name

Charles Hardy, III

Interview Date

1985-05-10

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Ealy, Charles A. Interview by Charles Hardy, III. 10 May. 1985. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Ealy, C.A. (1985, May 10). 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.

Ealy, Charles A., interview by Charles Hardy, III. May 10, 1985, 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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