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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Norma E. Boyd
RLIN number: NXCP86-A3
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Black Women Oral History Project
Description: Family's history and values; childhood in Washington, D.C.: religion, education, race relations, professional goals; Howard University, 1906-1910; member, Alpha Kappa Alpha, 1908; recollections of university life; teacher, Washington public schools, 1912-1948: professional success, educational philosophy and innovations; political activities: involvement with United Nations, 1938-1946, Non-Partisan Council, 1938-1948, Federation of Student Councils, 1939, Women's International Religious Fellowship, 1959; honors and awards; views on women's and civil rights amendments.
Extent: Transcript: 28 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact Schlesinger Library for information. Original oral history held by: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College, Cambridge, MA 02138.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1976 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Boyd, Norma E., 1888-1985
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1888
Speaker occupation: Teacher
Age at speaking: 88
Document date: 1976
Interviewer: Thompson, A. Lillian
Organizations discussed: United Nations
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African American teachers; African Americans--Civil rights; African Americans--Education; Interviews; North America; Oral history; Race relations--United States; United Nations; United States; Women social reformers
Topics discussed - Other terms: Boyd, Norma E., 1888-1985
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0016690-12133