Film, Video Mildred Bond Roxborough oral history interview conducted by Julian Bond in New York, New York, 2010-10-29.
- Mildred Bond Roxborough oral history interview conducted by Julian Bond in New York, New York, 2010-10-29.
- Contributor Names
- Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) (Creator)
- Roxborough, Mildred Bond, 1926- (Interviewee)
- Bond, Julian, 1940- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- New York, New York, None 2010, 10
- Subject Headings
- - Civil rights--United States--Cases
- - Civil rights movements--United States
- - African American civil rights workers--Interviews
- - National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
- - Interviews
- - Filmed interviews
- - Oral histories
- - United States -- New York -- New York
- Filmed interviews
- Oral histories
- - Summary: Roxborough discusses how she became active in the Civil Rights Movement at the age of nine, when she sold subscriptions to the NAACP The Crisis magazine. Roxborough began working with the NAACP as a fieldworker and worked in a variety of administrative positions including as director of development.
- - Biographical History: Mildred Bond Roxborough was born in 1926, grew up in Brownsville, Tennessee, and attended Howard University, New York University, and Columbia University. She married John W. Roxborough, II, in 1963. She worked as an administrator at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) from 1954 to 1997.
- - Acquisition Note: The Civil Rights History Project is a joint project of the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress and the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of African American History and Culture to collect video and audio recordings of personal histories and testimonials of individuals who participated in the Civil Rights movement.
- - Existence and Location of Copies: Copies of items are also held at the National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.).
- - Conditions Governing Access: Collection is open for research. Access to recordings may be restricted. To request materials, please contact the Folklife Reading Room at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/folklife.contact.
- - Related Archival Materials: Artifacts associated with the interview are at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
- 2 videocassettes of 2 (DVCAM) (84 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master 2 photographs : digital, jpg files, color. 1 transcript (75 pages)
- Call Number
- Source Collection
- Civil Rights History Project, (U.S.) (AFC 2010/039)
- American Folklife Center
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