Documenting the American South Logo
oral histories of the American South
Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Bobby Kirk, October 28, 1985. Interview K-0013. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Tiring of grassroots activism

This passage offers a snapshot of the difficulty of maintaining the energy to lead a grassroots movement. After two or three years, waning energy and distaste for bribery drove Kirk out.

Citing this Excerpt

Oral History Interview with Bobby Kirk, October 28, 1985. Interview K-0013. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Full Text of the Excerpt

The full text is not available for this excerpt.