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September 3, 2015: Pops for SPOHP: A Benefit at First Magnitude Brewing Company!

Join SPOHP as we close out the summer fund drive with our first-ever benefit party, featuring pops from Hyppo, food truck fare, and live music!

Mr. Keel in flight over Bellview, Florida!

Like a bird, like a plane…it’s SPOHP! with Tuskegee Airman Daniel Keel

The Veterans History Project (VHP) and Alachua County African-American History Project (AAHP) were high up in the sky this week with Mr. Daniel Keel, who served as a Tuskegee Airman in World… Read More

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SPOHP Releases “Addiction in American Life” Transcripts and Podcasts

Gainesville, FL— “Addiction in American Life” resources are now available from the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program (SPOHP) online at the University of Florida Digital Collections. The transcripts and podcasts are… Read More

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“Students explore civil rights history” with the Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture

Read about coverage in the Natchez Democrat of SPOHP’s recent Mississippi Freedom Project trip, including the “Unfinished Business, Race, Democracy, and the Ongoing Struggle for Civil Rights” panel with AAHP graduate coordinators.

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Celebrating the Life of Margaret Block, Civil Rights Activist and Inspiring Mississippi Freedom Teacher

Ms. Margaret Block passed away in June 2015. Join the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program in sharing memories of her life and legacy.

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The Samuel Proctor Oral History Program Receives Diversity Award from the Society of American Archivists

The award recognizes individuals and institutions for outstanding contributions advancing diversity within the archives profession, and will be presented at a ceremony during the SAA Annual Meeting in Cleveland August 16-22.

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SPOHP Fundraising Drive Kicks Off for Summer 2015! Donate today!

Funds raised allow us to continue everyday office operations, fellowship support for student research, public educational outreach, and more, including the Mississippi Freedom Project (pictured). Contributions are tax-deductible. Click to donate!