Film, Video Image 13 of 1 transcript 1 transcript
About this Item
- Gloria Hayes Richardson oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in New York, New York, 2011-07-19.
- Contributor Names
- Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) (Creator)
- Mosnier, Joseph (Interviewer)
- Richardson, Gloria, 1922- (Interviewee)
- Created / Published
- New York, New York, None 2011, 7
- Subject Headings
- - Civil rights movements--United States
- - Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
- - March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.)
- - X, Malcolm, 1925-1965
- - African American civil rights workers--Maryland--Interviews
- - Civil rights movements--Maryland--Cambridge
- - Police brutality
- - Cambridge Nonviolent Action Committee (Cambridge, Md.)
- - Frazier, Edward Franklin, 1894-1962
- - Interviews
- - Filmed interviews
- - Oral histories
- - United States -- New York -- New York
- Filmed interviews
- Oral histories
- - Summary: Gloria Richardson recalls growing up in Cambridge, Maryland, attending Howard University, and joining Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) with her daughter, Donna, after returning to Cambridge and running her father's drug store. She recalls traveling to the South with her family to assist SNCC with voter registration, organizing the Cambridge Nonviolent Action Committee, assisting E. Franklin Frazier with research on African Americans, and marching in a protest where the police used cyanogen gas. She also discusses attending the March on Washington, her involvement with the Nation of Islam, and meeting Malcolm X.
- - Biographical History: Gloria Hayes Richardson was born in 1922 in Baltimore, Maryland, married Henry Richardson in 1945 and Frank Dandridge in 1964, and had two children. She attended Howard University and worked as a city contract manager and program officer. She was a civil rights activist in Cambridge, Maryland, and a member of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC).
- - 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.
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- - Related Archival Materials: Artifacts associated with the interview are at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
- 5 video files of 5 (HD, Apple ProRes 422 HQ, QuickTime wrapper) (92 min.) : digital, sound, color. 1 transcript (49 pages)
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Source Collection
- Civil Rights History Project, (U.S.) (AFC 2010/039)
- American Folklife Center
- Online Format
- online text
- IIIF Presentation Manifest
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ContributorsCivil Rights History Project (U.S.)
SubjectsAfrican American Civil Rights Workers
Cambridge Nonviolent Action Committee (Cambridge, Md.)
Civil Rights Movements
Frazier, Edward Franklin
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
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Chicago citation style:
Civil Rights History Project, U.S, Joseph Mosnier, and Gloria Richardson. Gloria Hayes Richardson oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in New York, New York, -07-19. New York, New York, None , 7, 2011. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0035/.
APA citation style:
Civil Rights History Project, U. S., Mosnier, J. & Richardson, G. (2011) Gloria Hayes Richardson oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in New York, New York, -07-19. New York, New York, None , 7. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0035/.
MLA citation style:
Civil Rights History Project, U.S, Joseph Mosnier, and Gloria Richardson. Gloria Hayes Richardson oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in New York, New York, -07-19. New York, New York, None , 7, 2011. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0035/>.