The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Family medicine oral history project
Repository: American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation. Center for the History of Family Medicine
Collection Description (CRHP): The Center for the History of Family Medicine, in a joint project with Family Medicine organizations across the country, collects oral histories, photographs, scrapbooks, artifacts, and other materials that document the history and evolution of General Practice, Family Practice, and the discipline of Family Medicine in the United States.
On civil rights issues, see especially interviews with Dr. Lynn P. Carmichael (who discusses early practice among the indigent, rural, and then-mainly-African-American population in the Miami area during the 1960s) and Dr. Eugene Farley (who mentions involvement in the Civil Rights Movement during the 1960s).
Digital Status: Partial
Extent: audiotapes, transcripts, DVD
Finding Aid URL: http://www.aafpfoundation.org/online/foundation/home/programs/center-history/oralhistory.html
Interviewees: Dr. Lynn P. Carmichael, Dr. Eugene Farley
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
Civil rights workers
Discrimination in medical care