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Interview with Anne Braden, March 10, 1989

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Creator:Braden, Anne, 1924-2006
Title:Interview with Anne Braden, March 10, 1989
Date:1989 Mar. 10
Description:

Interview with Anne Braden, March 10, 1989 conducted by Catherine Fosl.

Anne Braden was a white southern anti-racist activist, organizer and journalist from Louisville, Kentucky. In this interview, Braden discusses her high school and college years. She describes attending two women's colleges in Virginia during World War II, Stratford College and Randolph-Macon Woman's College. Braden speaks about experiencing an intellectual awakening while at Stratford and her interests in writing and drama. Braden also talks about influential people she met while in college, particularly Harriet Fitzgerald.

Types:Oral histories | Sound recordings | Transcripts
Subjects:Braden, Anne, 1924-2006--Interviews | Fitzgerald, Harriet, 1904-1984 | Nixon, Edgar Daniel | Shuttlesworth, Fred L., 1922-2011 | Gelders, Joseph, 1891-1950 | McGee, Willie, 1915-1951--Trials, litigation, etc. | Hiss, Alger | Hayden, Casey | Arnall, Ellis Gibbs, 1907-1992 | Folsom, James Elisha | Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966 | Mason, Lucy Randolph, 1882-1959 | Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945--Death and burial | Wallace, Henry A. (Henry Agard), 1888-1965 | World War, 1939-1945 | Stratford College (Danville, Va.) | Randolph-Macon College | Women civil rights workers--Interviews | Southern Conference for Human Welfare | Southern Conference Educational Fund | Southern Tenant Farmers' Union | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Southern Negro Youth Congress | Children--Alabama--Anniston | Depressions--1929--Alabama--Anniston | World War, 1939-1945--United States | Draft--United States | Fort McClellan (Ala.) | Race relations | Anniston (Ala.)--Race relations | Columbia (Tenn.)--Race relations | Danville (Va.)--Race relations | Southern States--Race relations | Race riots--Tennessee--Columbia | United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps | Families--Alabama--Anniston | Fascism--Germany | Antisemitism--Alabama--Anniston | Poverty--Southern States | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) | Civil rights workers | Women civil rights workers | African American civil rights workers | Young Women's Christian Association | Dating (Social customs)--Alabama--Anniston | Girls--Societies and clubs | College students--Virginia | Women college students--Virginia | College student newspapers and periodicals--Virginia | Roommates--Virginia | Theater--Massachusetts--Plymouth | Blackouts in war | Class consciousness--Virginia--Danville | Patriotism--Southern States | Governors--Alabama | Governors--Georgia | Lesbians--Virginia | Friendship | Sex | Interpersonal attraction | Electronic surveillance | United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities | Danville (Va.) | Ashland (Va.) | Hanover County (Va.) | Anniston (Ala.) | Calhoun County (Ala.) | Mississippi | Columbia (Tenn.) | Maury County (Tenn.) | Plymouth (Mass.) | Plymouth County (Mass.)
Collection:Anne Braden Oral History Project
Institution:Kentucky Virtual Library
Contributors:University of Kentucky | Fosl, Catherine
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All rights to the interviews, including but not restricted to legal title, copyrights and literary property rights, have been transferred to the University of Kentucky Libraries.

Persistent Link to Item:http://kdl.kyvl.org/catalog/xt773n20cx10