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Label
1986-1987
Inclusive dates
1986-1987
Creator
Contributor
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection consists of an interview tape, two typescripts, and a bound copy of an oral history interview with Allen conducted by Alan Cherry on 25 September 1986 as part of the LDS Afro-American Oral History Project by the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University
Biographical or historical data
Allen is a black member of the Mormon Church.
Cataloging source
UPB
Form designation
Oral history
Summary expansion
  • Allen discusses his childhood, military career, and employment history. He evaluates local drug abuse programs and addresses the interaction between races in Harlem, New York, where he has lived most of his life. He comments on his marriages, family members and relationships, and his conversion to the Mormon Church. He describes his activities within that church, his civic responsibilities, and how he balances these with his work
  • He expresses his concern for universal brotherhood, racial attitudes, and ethnic values
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