Object Type: Record
In Collection: Oral History Digital Collection
Oral history.; Interview conducted with Obie Clark on September 30, 1997. Clark was born October 31, 1932, near DeKalb, Mississippi. He earned a degree from Mississippi Industrial College and took courses at the University of Minnesota. For many years he taught school in Meridian, Mississippi. During the 1960s, he became active with the NAACP and worked for school desegregation. Mr. Clark continues to live in Meridian where he operates a funeral home.