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Interview with Millie Neal, June 25, 1991

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Creator:Neal, Mildred, 1921-
Creator:Fosl, Catherine
Title:Interview with Millie Neal, June 25, 1991
Date:1991 June 25

Interview with Millie Neal, June 25, 1991 conducted by Catherine Fosl.

Mildred "Millie" Neal was the wife of Sterling Neal, a Farm Equipment Workers Union (FE) leader and Anne Braden's friend. In this interview, Neal discusses her friendship with Anne Braden and her admiration of both Anne and Carl Braden. She speaks about her husband, Sterling Neal's union work and she and Anne's involvement in the FE Women's Auxiliary and the Negro Labor Council. Neal's support of both the Wades and the Bradens after the bombing is also discussed.

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Subjects:Wade, Andrew, IV | Neal, Mildred, 1921- --Interviews | Braden, Anne, 1924-2006 | Braden, Carl, 1914-1975 | Neal, Sterling Orlando, Sr., 1918-1977 | Gastinger, Chris, 1922-2002 | Jones, Mattie | Post, Suzanne, 1933- | United Farm Equipment and Metal Workers of America. | National Negro Labor Council (U.S.) | Discrimination in housing--Kentucky--Louisville | Segregation--Kentucky--Louisville | Racism--Kentucky--Louisville | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights movements--United States | Civil rights workers--Kentucky--Louisville | Women civil rights workers--Kentucky--Louisville | Labor unions--Kentucky--Louisville | Race relations | Louisville (Ky.)--Race relations | African American labor union members--Kentucky--Louisville | Women labor union members--Kentucky--Louisville | Strikes and lockouts--Kentucky--Louisville | Discrimination in employment--Kentucky--Louisville | Employees--Dismissal of--Kentucky--Louisville | Youth--Political activity--Kentucky--Louisville | African American youth--Political activity--Kentucky--Louisville | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Bombings--Kentucky--Louisville | United States, Kentucky, Jefferson County, Louisville, 38.2542376, -85.759407
Collection:Anne Braden Oral History Project
Institution:Kentucky Virtual Library
Contributors:University of Kentucky
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