The following oral histories discuss the African-American community and the church within the Charlotte community.
Vermelle Diamond Ely, Price Davis, Wright Hunter, Calvin Davis and Naomi Davis oral history interview- This interview discusses the community around the Second Ward neighborhood including the churches in the Brooklyn neighborhood, Second Ward High School, and urban renewal.
T.D. Elder oral history- In this oral history, Thereasea Delerine (T.D.) Elder, discusses her involvement in the African-American community in Charlotte, race relations in the community, and her career in nursing.
Sidney Freeman oral history- Dr. Rev. Sidney Freeman discusses his time as a clergyman at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Charlotte, the growth of the Muslim community in Charlotte, and how his position as a professor at Johnson C. Smith University led to his involvement with the Civil Rights movement.