• Catalog Record

    Gerald Deas oral history, National Visionary Leadership Project / Catalog Record Only

    Collection is open for research; access restrictions apply. Before requesting collection materials, please contact the Folklife Reading Room at 202-707-5510; folklife@loc.gov. The interview includes Gerald Deas' memories of growing up in Brooklyn, New York, racist images in popular culture, serving in the army during the Korean War and attending medical school. He recalls his career as a family doctor in Queens, New York, making ...

    • Contributor: Deas, Gerald W.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
  • Catalog Record

    Robert Hanna oral history, National Visionary Leadership Project / Catalog Record Only

    Collection is open for research; access restrictions apply. Before requesting collection materials, please contact the Folklife Reading Room at 202-707-5510; folklife@loc.gov. The interview includes Robert Hanna's memories of growing up in Pennsylvania, joining the Boy Scouts and attending Lincoln University. He recalls serving in the army with the Chemical Corps, attending medical school at Howard University and meeting his wife. He discusses his internship ...

    • Contributor: Hanna, Robert H.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
  • Catalog Record

    Henry Foster oral history, National Visionary Leadership Project / Catalog Record Only

    Collection is open for research; access restrictions apply. Before requesting collection materials, please contact the Folklife Reading Room at 202-707-5510; folklife@loc.gov. The interview includes Henry Foster's memories of growing up in Pine Bluff, Arkansas and attending Morehouse College and the University of Arkansas Medical School. He recalls the integration of Little Rock High School, meeting his wife, his career as a doctor and his ...

    • Contributor: Foster, Henry W.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • Catalog Record

    LaSalle Leffall oral history, National Visionary Leadership Project / Catalog Record Only

    Collection is open for research; access restrictions apply. Before requesting collection materials, please contact the Folklife Reading Room at 202-707-5510; folklife@loc.gov. The interview includes LaSalle Leffall's memories of growing up in Florida and attending Florida A & M College and Howard University Medical School. He recalls living in segregated Washington, D.C., meeting his wife, and the death of his mentor, Dr. Charles Drew. He ...

    • Contributor: Leffall, Lasalle D.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • Catalog Record

    Frances Cress Welsing oral history, National Visionary Leadership Project / Catalog Record Only

    Collection is open for research; access restrictions apply. Before requesting collection materials, please contact the Folklife Reading Room at 202-707-5510; folklife@loc.gov. The interview includes Frances Cress Welsing's memories of growing up in Chicago, Illinois and attending Antioch College and Howard Medical School. She recalls her career as a psychiatrist, being denied tenure because of her racial theories, and meeting Malcolm X. She discusses her ...

    • Contributor: Welsing, Frances Cress
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005