The HistoryMakers video oral history with Stanley Tolliver, Sr.

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Imprint:Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Description:1 online resource (9 video files (4 hr., 19 min., 20 sec.)) : sound, color.
Subject:Tolliver, Stanley, -- Sr., -- 1925-2011 -- Interviews.
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 Stanley Tolliver, Sr.
Stanley Tolliver, Sr.
Other authors / contributors:Tolliver, Stanley, Sr., 1925-2011, interviewee.
Williams, Regennia N., 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.
Regennia Williams, interviewer.
Recorded Cleveland, Ohio 2005 June 16.
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Summary:Civil rights lawyer and radio host Stanley Eugene Tolliver, Sr. was born in Cleveland, Ohio on October 29, 1925. He is the only child of Eugene and Edna Tolliver. Tolliver graduated from East Technical High School in 1944 and earned his B.S. degree from Baldwin-Wallace College in 1948. He completed his legal education at Cleveland Marshall School of Law, earning his L.L.B. degree in 1951, an L.L.D. degree in 1968, and his J.D. degree in 1969. Tolliver enjoyed a distinguished career as an attorney in private practice. He served as legal counsel for the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, and the Congress of Racial Equality. Tolliver also served on the Cleveland Board of Education for 12 years. He received numerous awards and honors, including the NAACP's (Cleveland Chapter) Freedom Award in 2000. Tolliver passed away on January 3, 2011.