National Visionary Leadership Project interviews and conference collection by David Blackwell

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  • Politics and government,
  • African American dancers,
  • Interviews,
  • African American veterans,
  • African American leadership,
  • African American clergy,
  • African American legislators,
  • Civil rights movements,
  • African American physicians,
  • Education,
  • African Americans,
  • African American educators,
  • Biography,
  • History

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Other titlesNational Visionary Leadership Project, Visionary interview excerpts., Summit on the state of black America, 2003.
Statementcollected by the National Visionary Leadership Project
ContributionsBrooke, Edward William, 1919- interviewee, Browne, Roscoe Lee, interviewee, Charles, Ray, 1930-2004, interviewee, Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005, interviewee, Collins, Cardiss, 1931- interviewee, Davis, Ossie, interviewee, De Lavallade, Carmen, 1931- interviewee, Dee, Ruby, interviewee, Dinkins, David N., interviewee, Dunham, Katherine, interviewee, Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009, interviewee, Gravely, S. L. (Samuel Lee), 1922- interviewee, Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene), 1912-2010, interviewee, Holder, Geoffrey, 1930- interviewee, Johnson, John H. (John Harold), 1918-2005, interviewee, King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006, interviewee, McKissack, Leatrice, interviewee, Mitchell, Arthur, 1934- interviewee, Motley, Constance Baker, 1921-2005, interviewee, Parks, Gordon, 1912-2006, interviewee, Young, Andrew, 1932- interviewee, Barrow, Willie T. (Willie Taplin), 1924-, Cosby, Camille O. (Camille Olivia), 1944- interviewer, Poussaint, Renee, interviewer, Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress), American Folklife Center, National Visionary Leadership Project, Summit on the State of Black America (2003 : Library of Congress)
The Physical Object
Pagination15 v. : 239 transcripts, unbound. 835 videocassettes (Betacam, DVCAM, Mini-DV) : 7 videocassettes of 7 (VHS) : 12 video discs (CD-ROM) : 1 medal. 848 photographic prints : 2,612 photographs :
Number of Pages2612
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25146822M
LC Control Number2004695153

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