Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page

Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Asa Philip Randolph
RLIN number: NXCP87-A106
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Boyhood, Jacksonville, Florida: family, education; first experiences in New York, N.Y.: west side, City College of New York,; socialist and pacifist opposition to World War I; Eugene Debs; postwar Harlem: Lafayette Theater, the MESSENGER; Chandler Owen, Marcus Garvey, Madame C.J. Walker; early union work.
Extent: Transcript: 283 leaves, Tapes: 8 reels
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1972 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Randolph, Asa Philip, 1889-1979
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1889
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Labor leader; Transportation worker
Age at speaking: 83
Document date: 1972
Interviewer: Wray, Wendell
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African Americans--Social conditions; Labor unions--Officials and employees; North America; Railroads--Labor unions; United States; United States--Politics and government--1901-1953
Topics discussed - Other terms: Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0016900-12343