The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
University of Hawaii at Manoa. Center for Oral History
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Social Science Research Institute
2560 Campus Road
George Hall 212
Repository URL: http://www.oralhistory.hawaii.edu/
Repository description (CRHP): This repository holds a few collections pertaining to the civil rights movement, including the Life Histories of African Americans oral history project.
Repository description (extant): The Center for Oral History (COH), Social Science Research Institute, College of Social Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, was established in 1976 by the Hawaii State Legislature. COH preserves the recollections of Hawaii's people through oral interviews and disseminates oral history transcripts to researchers, students, and the general community.
COH also develops books, articles, catalogs, brochures, photo displays, and videotapes based on oral histories, serves as a resource center for oral history materials, and trains groups and individuals in oral history research.
Repository type: University Special Collection
Life histories of African Americans