Abstract

Reverend Hilton Smith was the first African American senior Vice President of a construction company in the country and has worked for Turner Construction for 43 years. Smith recounts his work with the Civil Rights Movement, working to get the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the national mall, and his calling to the church.

Creator

Hilton Smith

Creator

Benne Christian and Willette Crawford

Project

Undergraduate Summer Research Award 2014

Series

991

Date

7-8-2014

Document Type

Oral History

Duration

96 minutes

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License
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