The HistoryMakers video oral history with Reverend Marcus Garvey Wood.

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Imprint:Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Description:1 online resource (5 video files (2 hr., 12 min., 2 sec.)) : sound, color.
Subject:Wood, Marcus Garvey, -- 1920- -- Interviews.
Wood, Marcus Garvey, -- 1920-
African Americans -- Interviews.
African Americans.
Internet videos.
Nonfiction films.
Oral histories.
Oral histories.
Internet videos.
Nonfiction films.
Format: E-Resource Video Streaming Video
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Varying Form of Title:History Makers video oral history with Reverend Marcus Garvey Wood
Reverend Marcus Garvey Wood
Other authors / contributors:Wood, Marcus Garvey, 1920- interviewee.
Hamilton, Racine Tucker, interviewer.
Hickey, Matthew, director of photography.
HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection), production company.
Sound characteristics:digital
Digital file characteristics:video file
Notes:Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
Racine Tucker Hamilton, interviewer.
Recorded Baltimore, Maryland 2005 January 10.
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Summary:Pastor Marcus Garvey Wood was born on June 18, 1920 in Gloucester, Virginia. Wood earned his high school diploma in 1937 from Gloucester High School. During his senior year of high school, Wood joined the ministry and preached his first sermon at his home church, Union Zion Baptist, in Ware Neck, Virginia. In 1946, Wood became pastor of sister churches in West Virginia - Wainwright Baptist in Charles Town and Zion Baptist in Johnstown. In 1948, he earned his B.A. degree in history from Storer College. In 1949, Wood was called to pastor Bethlehem Baptist Church in Woodbury, New Jersey. Wood earned his M.Div. degree in 1951 from Crozer Theological Seminary in Chester, Pennsylvania. Martin Luther King, Jr was one of his classmates. In 1952, Wood began his forty-five year tenure as pastor of Providence Baptist Church in Baltimore.