Oral history interview with Clarence Maurice Mitchell, 1981

 

Name
Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice), 1911-1984 (Interviewee)
Edwin, Ed (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Clarence Maurice Mitchell, 1981
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Clarence Maurice Mitchell, 1981
Abstract
Childhood in Baltimore, MD; education: Lincoln University, University of Maryland Law School; reporter for the BALTIMORE AFRO-AMERICAN; director of Washington Bureau of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; impressions of A. Philip Randolph, Thurgood Marshall, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Adam Clayton Powell; discussion of racism: lynching, segregation, discriminatio n within the job market, within unions
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Lawyers; Civil rights workers; African Americans--Civil rights; African Americans--Employment; African American press; United States Race relations; Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice), 1911-1984; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1981
Physical Description
72 pages
Note (Biographical)
Civil rights activist, lawyer
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010
Interviewed by Ed Edwin
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7139282
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-de92-p884
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.