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McKeldin-Jackson oral history project

Repository: Maryland Historical Society. Library

Collection Description (CRHP): See the following interview:

OH.8020 Mrs. John B. Ramsey (1904-)
McKeldin-Jackson Project
Civic leader and member of the Human Relations Commission, 1951-73; president of the Baltimore League of Women Voters, 1947-51; and candidate for Congress, 1962.
Transcription of nineteen pages of interview passages on civil rights activity in Baltimore, 1935-70. Also information on Ford and Lyric theatres; desegregation; restaurant discrimination; the Urban League; Gov. Theodore R. McKeldin's appointments.
Interviewer.- Mrs. William Cunningham 1971, 19 pp. 1 hour, 30"

Collection Description (Extant): The McKeldin-Jackson Oral History Project contains pertinent interviews concerning African American disfranchisement; education and employment of African Americans; black relations with the police and with Jews; public accommodation of African Americans, black political action, and black women.

Collection URL: http://www.mdhs.org/library/oral-histories External Link

Existing IDs: OH 8151-8200

Language: English

Interviewees: Mrs. John B. Ramsey

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

Subjects:

African Americans--Civil rights--Maryland
Civil rights movements--Maryland
Discrimination in public accommodations
National Urban League

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts

 

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