The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Adam D. Beittel oral history collection
Repository: Amistad Research Center
Collection Description (CRHP): Beittel discusses his civil rights activism while president of Tougaloo College, which included bailing students out of jail after they were arrested for protesting.
Collection Description (Extant): Collection consists of an audiotaped interview conducted by Clifton H. Johnson, former Executive Director of Amistad Research Center, in the California home of A. D. Beittel about his service as President of Talladega College and on the staff of Tougaloo College, both A.M.A. college in Alabama and Mississippi, respectively. Other information about his education and activities is discussed.
Existing IDs: SC2208
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
Civil rights movements--Mississippi