"Our house was integration inside, segregation outside"

Mar 7, 2018

Aurelia and Yvette Chestang
Credit StoryCorps

Aurelia Chestang grew up in Mobile, Alabama in the 1940s. She sat down with StoryCorps to tell her daughter, Yvette, about her grandparents - the challenges they faced during a deeply segregated era and how they overcame strict racial boundaries by hosting elaborate parties...