skip to content
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Marcia Lythcott. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The HistoryMakers video oral history with Marcia Lythcott.

Author: Marcia Lythcott; Larry Crowe; Matthew Hickey; HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Newspaper editor Marcia Lythcott was born on May 20, 1954 in Montgomery, Alabama. Her father, William Watkins, served in the U.S. Army. Her mother, Florence Watkins, was a nurse’s aide. Lythcott attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she received her B.A. degree in journalism. She was married to Stephen Lythcott who served as the vice president of the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois until his  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Oral histories
Internet videos
Interviews
Named Person: Marcia Lythcott
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Marcia Lythcott; Larry Crowe; Matthew Hickey; HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
OCLC Number: 1000519290
Credits: Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
Performer(s): Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Event notes: Recorded
Chicago, Illinois
2013 August 19.
Description: 1 online resource (5 video files (2 hr., 14 min., 11 sec.)) : sound, color.
Other Titles: History Makers video oral history with Marcia Lythcott
Marcia Lythcott

Abstract:

Newspaper editor Marcia Lythcott was born on May 20, 1954 in Montgomery, Alabama. Her father, William Watkins, served in the U.S. Army. Her mother, Florence Watkins, was a nurse’s aide. Lythcott attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she received her B.A. degree in journalism. She was married to Stephen Lythcott who served as the vice president of the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois until his death in 1994. Lythcott began her career in print journalism in the late 1970s. She worked for four years as an education and police beat reporter for a local newspaper in Madison. In 1982, she was hired by the Chicago Tribune newspaper, and also served as the editor of Style and Home and the Good Eating Cookbook. As editor of the “Commentary” section in the Chicago Tribune, Lythcott was one of the highest ranking African American women on the Chicago Tribune’s editorial board.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1000519290> # The HistoryMakers video oral history with Marcia Lythcott.
    a schema:VideoObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "1000519290" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: cig" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Person/lythcott_marcia_1954> ; # Marcia Lythcott
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Topic/african_americans> ; # African Americans
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Thing/newspaper_editor> ; # Newspaper Editor.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.04960730092/e23/> ;
   schema:alternateName "History Makers video oral history with Marcia Lythcott" ;
   schema:alternateName "Marcia Lythcott" ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Person/crowe_larry> ; # Larry Crowe
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Person/lythcott_marcia_1954> ; # Marcia Lythcott
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Person/hickey_matthew> ; # Matthew Hickey
   schema:datePublished "2016" ;
   schema:description "Newspaper editor Marcia Lythcott was born on May 20, 1954 in Montgomery, Alabama. Her father, William Watkins, served in the U.S. Army. Her mother, Florence Watkins, was a nurse’s aide. Lythcott attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she received her B.A. degree in journalism. She was married to Stephen Lythcott who served as the vice president of the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois until his death in 1994. Lythcott began her career in print journalism in the late 1970s. She worked for four years as an education and police beat reporter for a local newspaper in Madison. In 1982, she was hired by the Chicago Tribune newspaper, and also served as the editor of Style and Home and the Good Eating Cookbook. As editor of the “Commentary” section in the Chicago Tribune, Lythcott was one of the highest ranking African American women on the Chicago Tribune’s editorial board."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4458093568> ;
   schema:genre "Internet videos"@en ;
   schema:genre "Oral histories"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The HistoryMakers video oral history with Marcia Lythcott."@en ;
   schema:productID "1000519290" ;
   schema:productionCompany <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Organization/historymakers_video_oral_history_collection> ; # HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
   schema:url <http://marc.thehistorymakers.org/A2013.229.htm> ;
   schema:url <http://marc.thehistorymakers.org/cornell/A2013.229.htm> ;
   schema:url <http://marc.thehistorymakers.org/thmdigital/A2013.229.htm> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1000519290> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Organization/historymakers_video_oral_history_collection> # HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection)," ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Person/crowe_larry> # Larry Crowe
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Crowe" ;
   schema:givenName "Larry" ;
   schema:name "Larry Crowe" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Person/hickey_matthew> # Matthew Hickey
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Hickey" ;
   schema:givenName "Matthew" ;
   schema:name "Matthew Hickey" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Person/lythcott_marcia_1954> # Marcia Lythcott
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1954" ;
   schema:familyName "Lythcott" ;
   schema:givenName "Marcia" ;
   schema:name "Marcia Lythcott" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4458093568#Thing/newspaper_editor> # Newspaper Editor.
    a schema:Thing ;
   schema:name "Newspaper Editor." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.