“Congratulations to Falana McDaniel and the Samuel Proctor Program” from the McComb Legacies Project Blog, October 10, 2013.
In 2012 and 2013, the McComb Legacies Project from McComb High School in Mississippi joined the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program on its annual Mississippi Freedom Project Research Trip. Last year’s Legacies Project coordinator, Falana McDaniel, will be awarded the Martha Ross Teaching Award by the Oral History Association at the organization’s annual conference this weekend. SPOHP is also receiving the Stetson Kennedy Vox Populi “Voice of the People” Award by the Oral History Association. The McComb Legacies Project extends its congratulations to Ms. McDaniel and partner organization the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program in a press release published on October 10.