Roy Lake Oral History Interview

October 19, 2003
Oral History #OH0231
Albright, Alex; Lake, Roy
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0.005 Cubic Feet, 1 audiocassette, 3 hours, 15 pages
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Roy Lake Oral History Interview (#OH0231), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Interview with member of the U.S. Navy B-1 Band, the first all-African American Band in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Verso of the audiotape includes the U.S. Navy B-1 Band Reunion Memorial Service at the Baptrist Student Union of East Carolina University on 10/19/2003. Received 11/10/2003.

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Encoded by Najia Zeng, August 30, 2010

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Participants in the Memorial Service retain all literary rights. Researchers must obtain permission to cite, quote, or reproduce their remarks directly form the participants.

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U. S. Navy B-1 Band Group Oral History Interview

Key terms
Personal Names
Lake, Roy
Corporate Names
United States Navy B-1 Band
United States. Navy--African American troops--Interviews
African American musicians--Interviews
Concerts--North Carolina--Greenville
World War, 1939-1945