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James Farmer and the freedom ride

Repository: University of Virginia Library. Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library

Collection Description (Extant): The collection consists of a cassette and transcription of an interview with James Farmer conducted by Rene John Theriault, III, at Farmer's Fredericksburg home.

Farmer discusses the Journey of Reconciliation to the upper South cosponsored by CORE in 1947 and the Freedom Ride to the lower South in 1961.

Collection URL: http://search.lib.virginia.edu/catalog/u2741911 External Link

Date(s): 1996

Digital Status: No

Existing IDs: Audiocassette 0099; MSS 11352

Extent: 1 cassette; 1 transcript

Language: English

Interviewees: James Farmer

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

Subjects:

African American civil rights workers
Civil rights--Cases
Congress of Racial Equality
Freedom Rides, 1961
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
Segregation in transportation
Violence

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts

 

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