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Rhode Island social and political reform movement (1960-1998): Brown University oral history project

Repository: Rhode Island Historical Society

Collection Description (CRHP): Gay rights, women's rights, civil rights, anti-poverty activism, and peace movement participation are among the topics addressed by this collection.

Collection Description (Extant): This collection documents the history of various social and political movements in Rhode Island and the United States. Interviews focus on Rhode Islanders' involvement in political, professional, religious, and community based projects. Founders of such programs and organizations are included among the collection's interviewees.

Digital Status: No

Extent: circa 66 interviews (transcripts and audiotapes)

Finding Aid: Finding aid is available at the repository.

Language: English

Interviewees: Ray Rickman, Natalie Albers, Farid Ansari, Shirley Barbour, Norman McCarthy, Salah Matteos, Antonio Gonsalves, Jr., Waleed Muhammad, Jeanne Russell, Elmo Terry-Morgan

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

Subjects:

African Americans--Civil rights
Black power
Civil rights movements--Rhode Island
Gay rights
Labor movement--Rhode Island
Peace movements
Rhode Island--Politics and government
Social movements
Urban renewal--Rhode Island
Women's rights

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts

 

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