Title

[Interview with J. W. Smith]

Original Title

Dr. J. W. Smith Sr., Charlotte, NC (#1, #2)

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Collection

James H. Costen collection

Document Type

Audio

Date Information

1975-01-28

Playing Time

01:04:08

Abstract

In this interview with J.W. Smith, James Costen talks to him about the highlights of Smith’s ministry and experiences with the Presbyterian Church. Born in 1893, he attended Biddle University and studied under Dr. Young, who among other teachers made the students self-confident and pushed them to be their best under an unequal system. He discusses differences in church administration and churches where he pastored. Additionally, they discuss Black Presbyterianism and the state of the Presbyterian churches around Charlotte, North Carolina.

File Name

auc.071.b01t01.19750128.aud0001

Comments

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Acknowledgements

The Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library acknowledges the generous support of the National Endowment for Humanities - Humanities Collections and Reference Resources Implementation Project Grant in supporting the processing and digitization of a number of its major archival collections as part of the project: Spreading the Word: Expanding Access to African American Religious Archival Collections at the Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library.

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