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Item or Series Title Richard "Dick" Letts Oral History
Catalog Number 1991-05-001.010
Parent Catalog Number 1991-05-001
Link(s) Richard Letts oral history, part one
Richard Letts oral history, part two
Richard Letts oral history, part three
Richard Letts oral history, part four

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Description An oral history from Richard "Dick" Letts, a championship athlete in football, tennis, and boxing, a leader at the Lincoln elementary after-school program, and the human relations director for the City of Lansing for 27 years. Dick Letts was interviewed on four consecutive occasions in July, 1990, by Evelyn Spears.

A transcript for this recording has not been completed.
Collection Title Voices of Lansing Oral Histories
Creator Letts, Richard
Other Creators Greater Lansing Chamber of Commerce
Spears, Evelyn
Date 1990
Dates of Creation July 1990
Physical Characteristics For web version
Sample Type: 22050 Hz Stereo, 32-bit
(MP3 80Kbps CBR)

Original WAV recordings are on the Local History network.
Object Name Oral History Recording
Copyright Information Capital Area District Libraries has received unrestricted rights for the oral histories contained in this project. For assistance in properly crediting these materials in a research project or other re-use, please contact the Forest Parke Library and Archives at
People and Organizations Letts, Richard
Letts, Olivia
Search Terms Oral history
Cities & towns
Lansing (Mich.)
Human rights
Civil rights
Community centers