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African American history collection

Repository: California State University, Fullerton. Center for Oral and Public History

Collection Description (CRHP): This collection consists of over 40 interviews, some of which are transcribed. Topics include the Watts Riots of 1965, Malcolm X, public housing in Los Angeles, the Black Arts Movement, the NAACP, and the Civil Rights Movement in California and elsewhere.

Date(s): 1966-1980

Finding Aid URL: http://coph.fullerton.edu/BlackHistoryCollection.asp External Link

Language: English

Interviewees: Elizabeth Pat Alexander, A. Peter Bailey, George Beavers, Jr., Thomas A. Bradley, Wesley R. Brazier, George Breitman, James Brown, Anngeral Carmichael, Earnie Cheetam, Floyd Convington, Arlen Gaynor, Wacira Gethaiga, Martin Glaberman, Walter Goldwater, William Gorman, M. Earl Grant, Norman O. Houston, H. Claude Hudson, Cyril Lionel Robert James, Clarence Johnson, LeRoi Jones (Amiri Baraka), Ron Everett “Maulana” Karenga, Gilbert Lindsay, Almena Davis Lomax, Mary Margaret McCarthy, Charles Matthews, Miriam Matthews, Ruth May, Darthulia Mays, Loren Miller, Boaz Namasaka, Tyrone L. Perry, James M. Pugh, Jimmie Smith, J. Alexander Somerville, William Grant Still, Joseph L. Warren, Constance Perlstein Webb, Joshua White, Mabel Williams, Robert F. Williams, Everett Winters

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

African American journalists
African American lawyers--California
African American politicians--California
Black Arts movement
Black power
Civil rights movements--California
Civil rights workers--California
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Watts Riot, Los Angeles, Calif., 1965
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts

 

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