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Schomburg Center oral history tape collection

Repository: New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Collection Description (CRHP): Topics include the ACLU, SNCC, CORE, the National Economic Growth and Reconstruction Organization (NEGRO), and the campaigns of John Conyers, Jr., Carl Stokes, Yvonne Braithwaite Burke and Shirley Chisholm. Also included are recordings of rallies, speeches, award ceremonies, and the Black Scholars Lecture Series at New York University.

Existing IDs: Sc 016.973-0

Extent: 272 recordings

Language: English

Interviewees: Emanual Cellar, Dorothy Brown, Juanita Kidd Stout, Charles Morgan, LeRoi Jones, Whitney Young, Kenneth Gibson, John Lewis, Thomas W. Matthew, Jesse Jackson, Howard Moore, Clarence Funnye, Zelma C. Wyche, Eliza Williams, Harrison H. Brown, Julian Bond, James Gibson, James Comer, C. Eric Lincoln, Ida Murray, John Conyers, Jr., Kenneth Clement, Lois Hayes, Al Fishman, Eldred Brown, Leon Atchison, John Conyers, Sr., Yvonne Brathwaite, Sam Williams, Fran Savitch, Matthew Holden, Rae Cunningham, Shirley Chisholm, Hudson H. Reed, Marshall Dubin, Annie Bowen, Judith Berek, Ken Brown, Eugene Callender, Joe Taylor, Gordon Parks

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


African American politicians
American Civil Liberties Union
Burke, Yvonne Brathwaite
Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005
Congress of Racial Equality
Conyers, John, 1929-
Stokes, Carl
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)


Sound recordings


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