Interview with F. L. Baker, June 20, 1978

Project: Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Born in Hampton, Virginia, Baker attended Hampton Institute, majoring in physical education and business. He moved to Lexington in 1929 after accepting a position of physical education teacher and coach at Dunbar High School. He discusses conditions at African American schools during segregation and talks about the Board of Education's position during the civil rights movement in Lexington.

Interview Accession

1978oh079_kh045

Interviewee Name

F. L. Baker

Interviewer Name

Edward Owens

Interview Date

1978-06-20

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Baker, F. L. Interview by Edward Owens. 20 Jun. 1978. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Baker, F.L. (1978, June 20). Interview by E. Owens. Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Baker, F. L., interview by Edward Owens. June 20, 1978, Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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