The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Repository: Texas A & M University. Cushing Memorial Library
Collection Description (CRHP): Topics include school desegregation, Southern Baptist Churches, anti-war activism, race discrimination in law enforcement, police brutality and the role of African Americans at Texas A&M University.
Collection Description (Extant): During the 1980's Terry Anderson began research on the 1960s. He, and some students, began conducting interviews with individuals who were instrumental during the period from Kennedy to Watergate. The following interviews concern a number of issues: civil rights, anti-war movement, women's liberation, student demonstrations and protests. For Vietnam topics also consult Military History. Most interviews have been transcribed and all are open.
Collection URL: http://cushing.library.tamu.edu/collections/browse-major-collections/africana-collections
Interviewees: Jim Adams, Carey Cauley, Vergel Lee Gay, Jr., Hugh McElroy, Duncan Bus McRae, Tom Nuckols, John Ragland, Sr., Martin Wiginton
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American college students--Texas
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements--Texas
Texas A & M University
University of Texas at Austin