James Howard

Family  Career  Civil Rights  Timeline  Moments 

James Howard is a North Carolina native and a 52 year resident of Davidson.  He calls himself an "energetic" young boy who grew up to have an incredible love for people.  Mr. Howard has served in a variety of jobs including a funeral director, a post office clerk, Davidson College lab technician, and more.   He raised three daughters with the help of his wife, Dovie, and remains in contact with all five of his sisters.  Today, Mr. Howard sings at Davidson Presbyterian church and teaches Sunday school as well.  Here, he speaks openly about his family life, career, and civil rights. 

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The text, video, audio, and website are the result of interviews conducted by Brittany Fuentes,
Davidson College Class of 2002, in the Fall of 2001.

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