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The Samuel Proctor Oral History Program has multiple ongoing major projects. including the African American History Project (AAHP), Veterans History Project (VHP), and the Latina/o Diaspora in the Americas Project (LDAP). In addition, the program organizes and leads yearly fieldwork trips for the Mississippi Freedom Project (MFP), and the Tidewater Mainstreet Project (TMP).

In addition to these major efforts, students and staff conduct research for a variety of projects every day, such as the Florida Queer History Project (FQH), Art of Aging (in coordination with the UF College of Medicine faculty), and the Asian American History Project (ASAH), Ottoman Greeks of the United States (OGUS) and others.

Mississippi Freedom Project’s 2018 Fieldwork Participants