Film, VideoBen Caldwell oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Los Angeles, California, 2013-04-11. Ben Caldwell shares his family's history in the Southwest and his childhood experience in New Mexico. Caldwell describes his military service during the Vietnam War and how his experiences made him reflect on racial prejudices in the United States. He began studying art, and he eventually moved to Los Angeles, where he has been part of a black arts movement since the 1970s. He ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - Caldwell, Ben R.
- Date: 2013-04-11
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Film, VideoCharles Siler oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Dallas, Texas, 2013-05-10.
- Contributor: Bishop, John Melville - Cline, David P. - Siler, Charles E.
- Date: 2013-05-10
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CollectionAfrican American History Month Celebration: National Visionary Leadership Project Showcase The Library of Congress celebrated African American History Month with its signature event--a showcase of the American Folklife Center's National Visionary Leadership Project (NVLP) Collection. The NVLP is a collection of oral life histories of extraordinary African American elders who have made significant contributions to American society, and the American Folklife Center is the official repository for these stories. The Library's signature event featured ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2008-02-22