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Sullivan, Ennis

Sullivan, Ennis

Date: Saturday, September 06, 1997

Interview 249a : In this interview with R.L. Kuykendall as part of a program for the Black History Archives in Lufkin, Reverend Ennis I. Sullivan retells a sermon he gave to the Black Ministerial Alliance that urges all the members to work together for their community. He also gives some of his personal history and describes growing up in segregated Shreveport, Louisiana, attending and teaching at black schools before and during racial integration, and his call into the ministry.