The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Anne Romaine audiotape collection
Repository: University of Tennessee. Libraries. Special Collections
Collection Description (Extant): This collection contains 46 audio tapes, primarily of interviews collected by Anne Romaine for her unfinished biography on Alex Haley. There are also some made by the Haley Museum, lectures given by Alex Haley, and interviews of Anne Romaine herself. Primarily, the interviews are conducted by Ms. Romaine with relatives, friends, and others, including George Haley, Rodnell Collins, Dr. C. Eric Lincoln, Fred Montgomery, and many others.
Date(s): 1974, 1986, 1989, 1992-1994
Digital Status: No
Existing IDs: MS-3041
Extent: 2.5 linear feet
Finding Aid URL: http://www.lib.utk.edu/spcoll/manuscripts/3041.html
Related Archival Items: The archive also includes the Alex Haley Cassette Tape collection, http://www.lib.utk.edu/spcoll/manuscripts/2451.html, which consists of a recording of a talk that Haley gave at Mill's College in which he talks about his writing and interviewing for magazines.
Interviewees: Alex Haley, Betty Shabazz, Stan Marguilies, Fred Montgomery, George Simms, Anne Romaine, C. Eric Lincoln, Nan Haley, Lydia Branch, Randall Mischoe, George Haley, Barnaby Conrad, Fulton Oursler, John Allen, Murray Fisher, Claude Lewis, Rodnell Collins, Peter Goldman, Michael Thelwell, James Turner, Malcolm Jarvis, Doris Saunders, Ozzie Davis, James Cone, Charlie Orrock, Peter Bailey, Richard Gallen, Mike Wallace, Lisa Drew, John Henry Clark, Ebou Manga, Bachary Sidebeh
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American authors
African American journalists
Civil rights workers
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965