The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Herbert H. Lehman project
Repository: Columbia University. Center for Oral History
Collection Description (CRHP): Herbert H. Lehman was a U. S. Senator from 1950-1957 and Governor of New York from 1933-1942.
See the interview with civil rights activist and NAACP leader Roy Wilkins.
Collection Description (Extant): Herbert H. Lehman's own memoir, described under his name entry, is supplemented by a series of interviews with persons closely associated with him through various stages of his career. The project, including the interviews with Senator Lehman, was undertaken for a biography of him.
Access Copy Note: Open
Collection URL: http://oralhistoryportal.cul.columbia.edu/document.php?id=ldpd_4076412
Digital Status: No
Existing IDs: NXCP88-A83
Extent: Transcripts: 414 leaves
Interviewees: Herbert H. Lehman, Roy Wilkins
Rights (Extant): Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
African American civil rights workers
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
New York (N.Y.)--Politics and government
United States. Congress. Senate