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Series III: Interviews (continued)
C. DeLores Tucker oral history interview conducted by Renee Poussaint, 2004-03-04 (continued)
Moving Images (continued)
AFC 2004/007: 111.MV.003
AFC 2004/007: 111.MV.004
AFC 2004/007: 111.MV.005
AFC 2004/007: 111.MV.006
AFC 2004/007: 111.MV.007
C. T. Vivian oral history interview conducted by Renee Poussaint, 2004-03-24
AFC 2004/007: 112
C.T. Vivian was a minister and civil rights activist who worked with the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC).
The interview includes C. T. Vivian's memories of growing up in Missouri and Illinois and attending American Baptist Theological Seminary. He discusses his involvement in several civil rights organizations in Nashville, Tennessee, including the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC). He also recalls organizing the Freedom Rides in 1961 and being arrested in Selma, Alabama.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2010655476
BOX-FOLDER 12/134 Manuscripts
1 transcript (100 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 30/433 Graphic Images
25 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
8 videocassettes of 8 (Betacam SP) (240 min.) sound, color ; 1/2 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 112.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 112.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 112.MV.003
AFC 2004/007: 112.MV.004
AFC 2004/007: 112.MV.005
AFC 2004/007: 112.MV.006
AFC 2004/007: 112.MV.007
AFC 2004/007: 112.MV.008
William Waddell oral history interview conducted by Nicole McGee, 2003-05-02
AFC 2004/007: 113
William Waddell was a veterinarian, teacher and the first African American member of the American Veterinary Medicine Association.
The interview includes William Waddell's memories of growing up in Virginia, attending an industrial school in Manassas and working at the Homestead Hotel. He recalls running in track meets, attending Lincoln University and the University of Pennsylvania Veterinary School. He discusses founding the veterinary school at Tuskegee Institute, serving in the Army in North Africa during World War II, and opening a veterinary practice in Morgantown, West Virginia.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2010655554
BOX-FOLDER 13/135 Manuscripts
1 transcript (55 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 30/434 Graphic Images
4 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
6 videocassettes of 6 (Betacam) (180 min.) sound, color ; 1/2 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 113.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 113.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 113.MV.003
AFC 2004/007: 113.MV.004
AFC 2004/007: 113.MV.005
AFC 2004/007: 113.MV.006
Wyatt T. Walker oral history interview conducted by Renee Poussaint, 2005-08-30
AFC 2004/007: 114
Wyatt T. Walker was a minister and civil rights activist who helped found the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC).
The interview includes Wyatt T. Walkers's memories of growing up in New Jersey and attending Virginia Union University. He discusses ministering his first church in Petersburg, Virginia, and becoming involved in the civil rights movement. He recalls meeting Martin Luther King, Jr., who asked him to be on the board of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) and being arrested with him in Birmingham, Alabama. He also discusses his work with the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2010655477
BOX-FOLDER 13/136 Manuscripts
1 transcript (49 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 30/435 Graphic Images
1 photograph : digital, tiff files, color
82 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
5 videocassettes of 5 (Betacam SP) (150 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. camera master
1 videocassette of 1 (DVCAM) (186 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in. edited master
AFC 2004/007: 114.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 114.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 114.MV.003
AFC 2004/007: 114.MV.004
AFC 2004/007: 114.MV.005
AFC 2004/007: 114.MV.006
James "Bud" Ward oral history interview conducted by Renee Pousssaint, 2005-11-14
AFC 2004/007: 115
James "Bud" Ward was an entrepreneur and Senior Vice President at Marriott Corporation.
The interview includes Bud Ward's memories of growing up in Worcester, Massachusetts, serving in the Navy during World War II and attending the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration. He recalls managing African American-owned hotels in Florida and starting his own company and consulting for diversity issues. He discusses his career as a vice president at Marriott, changing hiring and promotion practices and starting his own software company after retirement.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2010655158
BOX-FOLDER 13/136 Manuscripts
1 transcript (143 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 30/436 Graphic Images
14 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
4 videocassettes of 4 (DVC) (256 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 115.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 115.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 115.MV.003
AFC 2004/007: 115.MV.004
Walter Washington oral history interview conducted by Renee Poussaint, 2003-08-14
AFC 2004/007: 116
Walter Washington was a lawyer and the first elected mayor of Washington, D.C.
The interview includes Walter Washington's memories of growing up in Jamestown, New York and attending Howard University. He recalls segregation in Washington, D.C. and picketing drug stores that refused to serve African Americans. He discusses his appointment as Mayor-Commissioner by President Lyndon Johnson, Lady Bird Johnson's beautification programs and the 1968 riots in Washington, D.C.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2010655498
BOX-FOLDER 13/138 Manuscripts
1 transcript (27 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 30/437 Graphic Images
17 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
3 videocassettes of 3 (Betacam SP) (90 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 116.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 116.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 116.MV.003
Clifton Wharton and Dolores Wharton oral history interview conducted by Renee Poussaint, 2003-03-11
AFC 2004/007: 117a
Clifton Wharton was an economist, business executive, university president and U.S. Deputy Secretary of State. Dolores Wharton was an art historian and business executive.
The interview includes Clifton Wharton's memories of growing up in Boston, Massachusetts, traveling around the world with his diplomat father, and attending Harvard University. He recalls joining the air force, working for the Rockefeller Foundation and becoming president of Michigan State University. With his wife Dolores, the two discuss how they met, their marriage, and moving to Chicago while Clifton attended the University of Chicago for his PhD in economics. They remember living in Asia, raising their children, the student demonstrations at Michigan State University, and Dolores' work on many corporate boards.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2010655555
BOX-FOLDER 13/139 Manuscripts
1 transcript (126 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 30/438 Graphic Images
35 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
7 videocassettes of 7 (Betacam SP) (210 min.) sound, color ; 1/2 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 117a.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 117a.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 117b.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 117b.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 117b.MV.003
AFC 2004/007: 117b.MV.004
AFC 2004/007: 117b.MV.005
L. Douglas Wilder oral history interview conducted by Camille O. Cosby, 2004-09-29
AFC 2004/007: 118
L. Douglas Wilder was a lawyer, Virginia State Senator and the first elected African American governor.
The interview includes L. Douglas Wilder's memories of growing up in Richmond, Virginia, attending Virginia Union University and joining the navy during the Korean War. He recalls attending Howard University Law School, becoming a lawyer in Richmond and his successful run for the Virginia State Senate. He discusses campaigning for Governor of Virginia and becoming the first elected African American governor in the United States. He also discusses his accomplishments in office and founding the National Slavery Museum.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2010655530
BOX-FOLDER 13/140 Manuscripts
1 transcript (53 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 30/439 Graphic Images
24 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
4 videocassettes of 4 (Betacam SP) (120 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 118.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 118.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 118.MV.003
AFC 2004/007: 118.MV.004
Charles V. Willie oral history interview conducted by Renee Poussaint, 2006-12-15
AFC 2004/007: 119
Charles V. Willie was a sociologist and professor of education.
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