Interviews with Freedom Summer Veterans

Streaming Media

Interviewee

John Pratt

Interviewer

Bruce Watson

Document Type

Video

Date of Original Version

9-29-2014

Rights Management

All rights reserved. For copyright and permissions, contact the University of Rhode Island Multicultural Center.

Abstract

On Monday, September 29, 2014, fifteen veterans of the Freedom Summer Project residing in New England arrived at the University of Rhode Island to commemorate the 50th year anniversary of the Freedom Summer Project and record interviews about their historic social activism for posterity. This is a video recording of an interview conducted with John Pratt, former State Representative and town selectman in Walpole, Massachusetts.

File Size

566.2 MB

Extent

34:59

Suggested Citation

Pratt, John. Interview by Bruce Watson. Interviews with Freedom Summer Veterans. University of Rhode Island, 29 September 2014. Available: http://digitalcommons.uri.edu/freedom_summer/3/

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