“A policeman was coming down the street...”
Ella Owens (L) tells her daughter, Lynn Reed, about participating in a march during the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike.
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Ella Owens (L) tells her daughter, Lynn Reed, about participating in a march during the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike.
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Recorded in Memphis, Tennessee
Recorded in Memphis, Tennessee
For more stories from the strike, click here.
Produced by Katie Simon
Facilitated by Steven Thrasher