Interview with Dr. Laverne Byrd Smith

Abstract/Description: Dr. Laverne Byrd Smith, educator and civil rights activist, recounts her experiences in segregated Richmond, including its segregated streetcars. She also discussed writing for the Richmond Afro-American; serving as president of the Virginia Council on Human Relations; and interviewing Martin Luther King, Jr.
Subject(s): Coverage: Virginia
Smith, Laverne Byrd
Date Created: 2003-03-21