The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
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.
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
African Americans--Civil rights
Civil rights movements--Rhode Island
Labor movement--Rhode Island
Rhode Island--Politics and government
Urban renewal--Rhode Island