Anne Braden Oral History Project

Description: 
This project focuses on the life of Anne Braden, an anti-racist activist, organizer, and journalist. These interviews were conducted by Cate Fosl for her oral history based biography on Anne Braden, Subversive Southerner: Anne Braden and the Struggle for Racial Justice in the Cold War South (2006). Interviewees include Anne Braden, as well as her coworkers, mentees, and friends. Specifically discussed is Anne's life growing up, her career as a writer, particularly at the Louisville Times, and her marriage to Carl Braden. Other topics include the Braden's involvement in the civil rights movement, their association with the Wade family, and their sedition trial in 1954. Interviews also contain discussions about the Southern Conference Educational Fund (SCEF), the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), and the Ghandi Corps.

Project Accession: 
AB001
Themes: 
Diversity   Gender  

Restriction: 
No Restrictions
Number of Interviews: 
26

 
 Interviewee(s)
 Accession Number
 Interview Date
 Interviewer
 Access
 Restrictions
Robert Zellner  
2006oh192_ab001  
1990-11-03
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Anne Braden  
2006oh193_ab002  
1994-11-10
Catherine Fosl
Michael K. Honey
Online
No restrictions
Anne Braden  
2006oh194_ab003  
1989-03-07
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Anne Braden  
2006oh195_ab004  
1989-03-08
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Anne Braden  
2006oh196_ab005  
1989-03-10
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Andrew Wade  
2006oh197_ab006  
1989-11-08
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Anne Braden  
2006oh198_ab007  
1989-11-08
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Anne Braden  
2006oh199_ab008  
1996-06-11
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Anne Braden  
2006oh200_ab009  
1997-12-12
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Anne Braden  
2006oh201_ab010  
1999-06-17
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Lyman T. Johnson  
2006oh202_ab011  
1991-06-24
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
James A. Crumlin, Sr.  
2006oh203_ab012  
1989-11-07
Catherine Fosl

No restrictions
William Allison  
2006oh204_ab013  
1991-06-23
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Jan Phillips  
2006oh205_ab014  
1991-06-24
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Mattie Jones  
2006oh206_ab015  
1991-06-26
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Suzanne Post  
2006oh207_ab016  
1991-06-24
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Julian Bond  
2006oh208_ab017  
1997-09-14
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Carla Wallace  
Henry Wallace  
2006oh209_ab018  
1997-12-09
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Fred Shuttlesworth  
2006oh210_ab019  
1997-12-06
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Marjorie Yater  
George Yater  
2006oh211_ab020  
1997-12-11
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Constance Curry  
2006oh212_ab021  
1997-08-08
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Louis Lusky  
2006oh213_ab022  
1999-04-20
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Millie Neal  
2006oh214_ab023  
1991-06-25
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Christopher Gastinger  
2006oh215_ab024  
1991-06-25
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Thomas Moffett  
2010oh074_ab025  
1989-11-07
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions
Mary Tachau  
Eric Tachau  
2010oh089_ab026  
1989-11-11
Catherine Fosl
Online
No restrictions

  

  

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