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Oral history interview by Taylor Branch

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Author
Farmer, James
Document Date
11/18/1983
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Document ID
831118-000
Document Date
11/18/1983
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Audio
Document Length
226.0 min.
Document Note
MP3
Dates
5/17/1961
9/1961
12/24/1962
9/2/1962
12/4/1963
2/1964
7/1965
1967
12/25/1965
11/27/1965
1960
1956
7/2/1963
8/19/1964
11/19/1964
4/1965
6/8/1968
Names
Goodman, Andrew
Chaney, James Earl
Vanocur, Sander
Bradlee, Ben
Wilkins, Roy
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Carmichael, Stokely
Forman, James
Miles, O. Thomas
Collins, Lucretia
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Price, Cecil
Rainey, Lawrence
Snodgrass
Gregory, Mr.
Melman, Seymour
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Hill, Norman
Peterson, Lula
Rustin, Bayard
Branton, Wiley A.
Young, Whitney M.
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar)
Wachtel, Harry H.
LaFayette, Bernard
Gandhi, Mahatma
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Connor, Eugene
Lawson, James M.
Castle, Doris
Barnett, Ross R.
X, Malcolm
Belafonte, Harry
Johnson, Paul B.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Bartlett, Edward Lewis
Booker, Simeon
Harrington, Michael
Shriver, Sargent
Blackwell, Randolph T.
Powell, Adam Clayton
Stone, Chuck
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Gibons, Sam
Lewis, David Levering
Peck, James
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Carey, Gordon R.
Young, Andrew
Williams, Hosea
Chaney, (Mrs.)
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn)
White, Lee C.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Thomas, Norman
Greenberg, Jack
Garrow, David
Marshall, Burke
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville)
Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James)
Odell, Jack
Poston, Ted
DeLoach, Cartha D.
McDonald, Dora E.
Blayton, Jesse B.
Wiley, George A.
Kennedy, Jay Richard
Levison, Stanley D.
Levison, Janet Alterman
Muste, Abraham John
Worth, William
Wurf, Jerry
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Smiley, Glenn E.
Reagan, Ronald
Lynch, Lincoln
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Organizations
Center for Community Action Education
Communist Party of the United States of America
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi National Guard
Jet Magazine
National Youth Administration
Office of Economic Opportunity
Washington Post
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Literacy Drive
United States. White House
United States. Congress. House of Representatives. Education and Labor Committee
National Action Council
Citizenship Education Program
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Poor People's Campaign
United States. Department of Agriculture
Marshall Field Foundation
United Nations
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Le Figaro Magazine
Roosevelt Hotel
New York Amsterdam News
United States. Department of Justice
New York Post
Antioch College
John F. Kennedy International Airport
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Connecticut
Commonwealth of the Bahamas
India
Marshall, Texas
Chicago, Ill.
Pasadena, Calif.
Durham, N.C.
Boston, Mass.
St. Louis, Mo.
Selma, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Democratic Republic of the Congo
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
St. Augustine, Fla.
South Carolina
Philadelphia, Pa.
Savannah, Ga.
Atlantic City, N.J.
Oslo, Norway
Topics
Freedom rides
Saint Augustine (Fla.)--Race relations
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Communism
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Meetings
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
TBP-NcU
Location of Original
Taylor Branch Papers, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/8/2016 corala
Date Updated
3/8/2016 10:41:25 AM
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''Boycotts Will be Used,'' Interview

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/24/1964
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
640224-000
Document Date
2/24/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 9
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
U.S. News and World Report, 24 February 1964, pp. 59-61.
Names
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Urban League
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
National Council of Negro Women
Boston University
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Discrimination in public accomodations
Discrimination in housing
political participation
Poverty
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 85, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/29/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/09/1994
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:31:49 PM
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Interview by John Britton

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Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/19/1968
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Author Affiliation
Southern Conference Educational Fund
Document ID
680619-000
Document Date
6/19/1968
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
76 pp.
Dates
2/1957
1/9/1958
2/12/1958
4/1960
10/1960
Names
Lawson, James M.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Carmichael, Stokely
Nash, Diane
Lawrence, George
Levison, Stanley D.
Abernathy, Ralph
Forman, James
Rustin, Bayard
Moses, Robert Parris
Britton, John [Civil Rights Documentation Project]
Moses (Biblical leader)
Schayler, George
Johnson, James Weldon
White, Walter Francis
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
McDew, Charles
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn) [District 65 Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union]
Barry, Marion
Kempton, Murray
Borders, William Holmes
Dobbs, John Wesley
Moore, Amzie
Lewis, John
Sherrod, Charles
King C. B. (Chevene Bowers)
King, Slater
Smith, Kelly Miller
Billups, Charles
Peck, James
Zinn, Howard
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Henry, Aaron
X, Malcolm
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Reuther, Walter
Roosevelt, Eleanor
King, Martin Luther
Braden, Anne
Braden, Carl
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Williams, Samuel W.
Pitts, Lucius H.
Jones, Charles Miles
Branton, Wiley A.
Simpkins, C.O.
Mboya, Tom
Reagan, Cordell
Helstein, Ralph
Hurley, Ruby
Organizations
Civil Rights Documentation Project
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Young Negroes Cooperative League
A & T College
Bennett College
Congress of Racial Equality
In Friendship
American Jewish Congress
District 65 Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union
Montgomery Improvement Association
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Southern Conference for Human Welfare
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Louisville Courier Journal
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Spelman College
Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Wilkins, Roy
Places
Littleton, N.C.
New York, N.Y.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Selma, Ala.
Shreveport, La.
Petersburg, Va.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Mississippi Summer Project, 1964
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Direct action
Internal Conflicts
Other Topics
The Autobiography of W.E.B. DuBois
Code for Location of Original
RBOH-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Ralph J. Bunche Oral History Collection, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
RJB 203
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/18/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/26/1998
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:24:28 AM
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Interview by Sue Thrasher and Casey Hayden

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Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/19/1977
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Document ID
770419-000
Document Date
4/19/1977
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
72 pp.
Names
White, Walter Francis
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Lawson, James M.
Levison, Stanley D. [American Jewish Congress]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Rustin, Bayard
Young, Whitney M.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Thrasher, Sue [Southern Oral History Program]
Hayden, Casey [Southern Oral History Program]
Schuyler, George Samuel
Moses, Robert Parris
Lampton, Daisy
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Moore, Amzie
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Forman, James
Stembridge, Jane
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Young Negroes Cooperative League
Shaw College
United States. Works Progress Administration. Workers' Education Project
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Communist Party of the United States of America
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Oral History Program
Eastern Cooperative League
Young Negroes' Cooperative League
National Urban League
United States. Supreme Court
Shaw University
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Works Progress Administration
Union Theological Seminary
Places
Mobile, Ala.
Raliegh, N.C.
Topics
Labor Movement
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Afro-American families
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Religion
Afro-American student movements
Other Topics
Pittsburgh Courier
Afro-American
American Mercury
Crisis
Code for Location of Original
SOHP-NcU
Location of Original
Southern Oral History Program Collection, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Location of Original - Detail
4007:G-8
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/25/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 AM
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Interview by Eugene P. (Eugene Pierce) Walker

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Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Durham, N.C.
Document Date
9/4/1974
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Document ID
740904-000
Document Date
9/4/1974
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Durham, N.C.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
101 pp.
Dates
2/12/1959
8/1960
4/1960
2/1957
7/22/1959 - 7/24/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Levison, Stanley D.
Rustin, Bayard
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Walker, Eugene P. (Eugene Pierce) [Southern Oral History Program]
Tilley, John Lee
Zinn, Howard
Pope, Holt
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Robinson, James H. [Church of the Master]
Weiss, Theodore S.
Evanson, Samuel
Lawrence, George W.
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Steele, C. Kenzie
Young, Whitney M.
Lawson, James M.
Nash, Diane
Barry, Marion
Kennedy, Robert F.
Jones, Charles Miles
McDew, Charles
King, Martin Luther
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Marshall, Thurgood
Lee, Bernard Scott
Smith, Kelly Miller
Harding, Vincent
Pitts, Lucius H.
Mitchell, Clarence
Mitchell, Juanita
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Simpkins, Cuthbert O.
Forman, James
Roosevelt, Eleanor
La Guardia, Fiorello H. (Fiorello Henry)
Wilkins, Roy
Smiley, Glenn E.
Williams, Samuel W.
Cruz, Harold
Organizations
Southern Oral History Program
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Church of the Master
American Jewish Congress
Congress of Racial Equality
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
New York Amsterdam News
National Urban League
Boston University
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Albany, Fla.
St. Augustine, Flw.
Nashville, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-American student movements
Crusade for Citizenship
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
Internal Conflicts
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Women - Social conditions
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Philosophy
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Other Topics
SNCC: The New Abolitionists
The Making of a Black Revolutionary
Stride Toward Freedom
Code for Location of Original
SOHP-NcU
Location of Original
Southern Oral History Program Collection, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Location of Original - Detail
4007: G-7
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/26/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/27/1998
Date Updated
10/14/2010 3:07:58 PM
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