Shorefront Center
Fred Hutcherson III
May 06, 2020

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Narrator: Fred Hutcherson III

Interviewer: Morris (Dino) Robinson

Transcriptionist: Audio Transcription Center

Subject-LOC: African Americans — United States — Evanston — Illinois — History 1960-2000 — Housing — Music — Recreation — Segregation — Social Conditions 1964-1975, 1975- —Suburban African Americans — Civil Rights —

Subject-IDA: African Americans Local History Oral History Domestic/Community/Social Life Military

Description: Fred Hutcherson III shares his family history with the focus on his father, Fred Hutcherson, Jr. who was a self-taught aviator in Evanston, IL. He later trained at the Royal Canadian Air Force and then ferried planes used in WWII from Canada to Europe. He also trained Tuskegee pilots, owned a charter service and had a flight school in Haiti.

Date Original: June 15, 2009

Coverage Geographic: 408101|Evanston|Populated Place|IL|17|Cook|031|420228N|0874124W|42.0411414|-87.6900587|||||187|614|

Coverage Temporal: 1910s - 1960s

Type: Sound

Collection Publisher: Shorefront Legacy Center

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