Sec. Ulysses Williams Interview (1984)
Place Covered: Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 1984-02-12
Subjects: African Americans | Williams, Ulysses | Government | Louisiana. Department of Labor
- Hinton, Rob Host
- Williams, Ulysses Interviewee
This segment from the February 12, 1984, episode of the series “Folks” features Rob Hinton’s interview with Secretary of Labor Ulysses Williams. He discusses: his appointment by Governor Dave Treen; his role as the Secretary of Labor; the distinction of serving as the first African American in his position; his favorite and least favorite parts of his job; his parents; and his future plans.