The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Chicago radical Jewish elders oral history project
Repository: Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies. Chicago Jewish Archives
Collection Description (CRHP): This project, directed by Professor Stanley Rosen, includes interviews with a number of Chicago's Jewish residents. They speak about their roles in civil rights activities and other forms of activism, including women's rights and labor organizing.
Access Copy Note: Collection access by appointment only.
Digital Status: No
Existing IDs: CRJE-OH
Extent: 16 interviews (32 hours) Hi8 video, VHS, photographs
Physical Location: Chicago, Illinois
Interviewees: Burton Bledstein, Nathan Davis, Herbert Hazelkorn, Bobbie Hazelkorn, Helen Helfgott, Milton Lieberthal, Abigail Friedman, Harold Katz, Herb Krause, Stanley Rosen, Geraldyne Revzin, Morrie Davidson, Judith Klausner, Sondra Patrinos, Milton Cohen, Allan Kaplan, Carl Shier
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
Chicago (Ill.)--Race relations
Civil rights demonstrations--Illinois
Civil rights workers
Civil rights--Religious aspects--Judaism
Communist Party of the United States of America