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Julian W .Witherspoon, track, 1944-1945,Detroit, MI [Side 2]

Interviewed by John Behee in Detroit. Witherspoon discusses his motivations to go to the University of Michigan, his family's encouragement, and his experiences at the University including…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Julian W .Witherspoon, track, 1944-1945,Detroit, MI [Side 1]

Interviewed by John Behee in Detroit. Witherspoon discusses his motivations to go to the University of Michigan, his family's encouragement, and his experiences at the University including…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Willis Ward; Football, 1932-1934; Track, 1933-1935 [Side 1; no Side 2]

Ward discusses his experiences after the University of Michigan, including the circumstances of his recruitment, relationship with coach Harry Kipke and Fielding Yost, the notorious 1934 Georgia Tech…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Willis Ward, football, 1932-1934; track, 1933-1935, Detroit, MI [Side 2]

Ward discusses his experiences after the University of Michigan, including the circumstances of his recruitment, relationship with coach Harry Kipke and Fielding Yost, the notorious 1934 Georgia Tech…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Willis Ward, football, 1932-1934; track, 1933-1935, Detroit, MI [Side 1]

Ward discusses his experiences after the University of Michigan, including the circumstances of his recruitment, relationship with coach Harry Kipke and Fielding Yost, the notorious 1934 Georgia Tech…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Mike Willie, football 1963-1964, 1966, (did not earn varsity letter), New York City [Side 2]

Interviewed in Ann Arbor, Mike Willie, a high school all-American halfback from New York City whose playing career was cut short by injuries, became an assistant trainer under Jim Hunt. He discusses…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Mike Willie, football 1963-1964, 1966, (did not earn varsity letter), New York City [Side 1]

Interviewed in Ann Arbor, Mike Willie, a high school all-American halfback from New York City whose playing career was cut short by injuries, became an assistant trainer under Jim Hunt. He discusses…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

G. Anderson White, diving, 1953-1955, Ferndale, MI [Side 2]

Interviewed in Detroit by John Behee. G. Anderson White discusses his athletic and musical experiences in high school in Ferndale and the racism he experienced during his collegiate athletic career.…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

G. Anderson White, diving, 1953-1955, Ferndale, MI [Side 1]

Interviewed in Detroit by John Behee. G. Anderson White discusses his athletic and musical experiences in high school in Ferndale and the racism he experienced during his collegiate athletic career.…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Jesse Rawls, wrestling, 1969-1970, Guyton GA/Harrisburg, PA [Side 1; no Side 2]

Interviewed in Ann Arbor by John Behee. Rawls discusses growing up in Guyton Georgia and moving to Harrisburg, PA at age seventeen. his high school athletic experiences and the motivation and…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Lowell Perry, football, 1950-1952; track, 1950, 1952, Ypsilanti MI [Side 2]

Lowell Perry, an All-American Football end at Michigan. Lovell Perry discusses his high school career in Ypsilanti and decision to attend U-M, black athletes at Michigan …

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Lowell Perry, football, 1950-1952; track, 1950, 1952, Ypsilanti MI [Side 1]

Lowell Perry, an All-American Football end at Michigan. Lovell Perry discusses his high school career in Ypsilanti and decision to attend U-M, black athletes at Michigan …

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Godfrey Murray, track, 1970-1971, Kingston, Jamaica [Side 1; no Side 2]

Interviewed by John Behee in Ann Arbor. A sophomore at U-M, Murray discusses academic and athletic background, relations with coach Ken Burnley, his academic program at U-M, participation in BAM…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Ken Maxey, Basketball, 1966-1969, Chicago, IL [Side 1; no Side 2]

Interviewed in Ann Arbor by John Behee. Ken Maxey was 1969 basketball team captain. He discusses adjustment from all-black high school to mostly white university, relations with coaches and…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Daniel Kean, tennis, 1934, Louisville, KY [Side 1; no Side 2]

John Behee summarizes some of Kean's commends that were lost due to a tape malfunction.

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago

Daniel Kean, tennis, 1934, Louisville, KY [Side 1; no Side 2]

Interviewed in Pittsburgh, PA by John Behee. Dan Kean, who spent two years at Fiske University in Nashville before coming to U-M, was invited to try out for the varsity tennis team by coach John…

From  Dallas Pillen 3 Years ago