The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Afro-Americans in Southeast Idaho (NAACP) project
Repository: Idaho State Historical Society. Idaho State Archives
Collection Description (Extant): In 1990, IOHC [Idaho Oral History Center] staff and volunteers collected ten interviews with various people involved in the NAACP in Pocatello, Idaho. Many of the narrators talked about their encounters with racism and ignorance. They discussed their families' struggles with living in a non-diversified area. The interviews were conducted as part of the Idaho Centennial Celebration.
Access Copy Note: Most interviews in the collection are also available through interlibrary loan services.
Collection URL: http://history.idaho.gov/oral-history
Digital Status: No
Existing IDs: OH 1136-1145
Extent: 10 interviews
Interviewees: Charles Beavers, James Goins, Annie Jackson, Lennox Liggins, Bobby McCollum, Isabelle McCully, Willa V. Secrett, Lillie Vann, Charlie Woods, Jessie Doster
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African Americans--Civil rights--Idaho
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People