Interviews with residents of South Madison

The people's stories of South Madison


A collection of 20 interviews with residents of South Madison conducted in community centers, houses, churches, apartments, and a day care center conducted over a two-year period beginning in 1998.  Included are color photos of four murals by David Giffey, each describing a decade of history beginning with 1950, which depict local, national, and international events and personalities related to African-American history.



Related Topics: Industrialization and Urbanization
Wisconsin's Response to 20th-century change
Post-war African-American Migration
Desegregation and Civil Rights
Creator: David Giffey
Pub Data: Madison, Wisconsin : Decades Mural Project,2001.
Citation: The people's stories of South Madison. (Madison, Wisconsin : Decades Mural Project,2001) Online facsimile at:  http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=1804; Visited on: 2/23/2018