The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Anne Romaine collection of Alex Haley
Repository: University of Tennessee. Libraries. Special Collections
Collection Description (Extant): This [collection] contains the research material of Anne Romaine for her unfinished biography of Alex Haley. The majority is interview audiotapes and transcripts, articles by or about Alex Haley, Roots, or his childhood home in Henning, Tenn., and his years in the U.S. Coast Guard.
Access Copy Note: Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 24 hours is needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.
Date(s): 1920s-1990s (bulk 1980s-1990s)
Digital Status: No
Existing IDs: MS-2828
Extent: 4.0 linear feet
Finding Aid URL: http://www.lib.utk.edu/spcoll/manuscripts/2828.html
Interviewees: Alex Haley, Lydia Anne Haley, Doris Ann Haley Butts, Julius Haley, Nan Haley, George Haley
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American authors
African American journalists
Civil rights movements--Press coverage
Haley, Alex. Roots