Hamilton recalls getting involved in the civil rights movement through his art and art groups.

Ed Hamilton is a sculptor living in Louisville, KY.

This interview took place on July 2nd, 2016 as part of the Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History and University of Kentucky Libraries.

For more information visit: https://kentuckyoralhistory.org/catalog/xt7kpr7msd35

Interviewer: Betty Baye
Videographer: Joanna Hay

Hamilton talks about “Urban Removal” and the effect it had on the black community in Louisville, specifically Walnut Street. Ed


Hamilton talks about the fear that women endured during the civil rights movement. Ed Hamilton is a sculptor living in