Object Type: Record
In Collection: Oral History Digital Collection
Oral history.; Interview conducted June 12, 2010 with G.W. Carney. Carney was born in Crystal Springs, Mississippi and moved to Biloxi at the age of 2. A graduate of Nichols High School, he participated in the Biloxi Beach Wade-Ins of the early 1960s led by Dr. Gilbert Mason in an effort to desegregate the public beaches.