The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Bailey and Thurman families papers
Repository: Emory University. Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Collection Description (CRHP): This collection includes a three-part interview with Sue Thurman, Howard Thurman, and Coretta Scott King.
Collection Description (Extant): Family papers of African American Baptist minister and church leader, Isaac G. and Susie E. Bailey and their daughter and son-in-law Sue Bailey and Howard Thurman and other members of the Bailey family. The collection tracks the political and religious pursuits of the family through three generations.
The Bailey and Thurman families papers spans the years from 1882 to 1995. The collection tracks the political and religious pursuits of the family through three generations. It includes correspondence, writings, printed material, newspaper clippings, books from the Bailey library, photographs, legal documents, financial records, and general ephemera.
Digital Status: Partial
Existing IDs: Manuscript Collection No. 807
Finding Aid: yes
Finding Aid URL: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8xz3f
Interviewees: Sue Thurman, Howard Thurman, Coretta Scott King
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American clergy
African American women civil rights workers