Anne Braden Oral History Project


Collection Id: 
OHAB
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.

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Audio
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Interviews included in this project:
Interviewee(s) Interview Date Call Number Interviewer Restrictions Access
Robert Zellner November 3rd, 1990 2006OH192 AB 001 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Anne Braden November 10th, 1994 2006OH193 AB 002 Catherine Fosl, Michael K. Honey No Restrictions Online
Anne Braden March 7th, 1989 2006OH194 AB 003 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Anne Braden March 8th, 1989 2006OH195 AB 004 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Anne Braden March 10th, 1989 2006OH196 AB 005 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Andrew Wade November 8th, 1989 2006OH197 AB 006 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Anne Braden November 8th, 1989 2006OH198 AB 007 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Anne Braden June 11th, 1996 2006OH199 AB 008 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Anne Braden December 12th, 1997 2006OH200 AB 009 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Anne Braden June 17th, 1999 2006OH201 AB 010 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Lyman T. Johnson June 24th, 1991 2006OH202 AB 011 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
James A. Crumlin, Sr. November 7th, 1989 2006OH203 AB 012 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions
William Allison June 23rd, 1991 2006OH204 AB 013 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Jan Phillips June 24th, 1991 2006OH205 AB 014 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Mattie Jones June 26th, 1991 2006OH206 AB 015 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Suzanne Post June 24th, 1991 2006OH207 AB 016 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Julian Bond September 14th, 1997 2006OH208 AB 017 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Carla Wallace, Henry Wallace December 9th, 1997 2006OH209 AB 018 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Fred Shuttlesworth December 6th, 1997 2006OH210 AB 019 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Marjorie Yater, George Yater December 11th, 1997 2006OH211 AB 020 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Constance Curry August 8th, 1997 2006OH212 AB 021 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Louis Lusky April 20th, 1999 2006OH213 AB 022 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Millie Neal June 25th, 1991 2006OH214 AB 023 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Christopher Gastinger June 25th, 1991 2006OH215 AB 024 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Thomas Moffett November 7th, 1989 2010OH074 AB 025 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online
Mary Tachau, Eric Tachau November 11th, 1989 2010OH089 AB 026 Catherine Fosl No Restrictions Online