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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Wesley McD. Holder
RLIN number: NXCP88-A63
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Education in British Guiana; immigration to United States, 1920; service on the War Production Board, 1942-46; Brooklyn editor, AMSTERDAM NEWS; politics and black politicians in New York, N.Y.; Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm; activities of the 12th District Congressional office, Brooklyn.
Extent: Transcript: 45 leaves, Tape: 1 reel
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1973 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Holder, Wesley McD, 1897-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1897
Speaker occupation: Editor; Politician
Age at speaking: 76
Document date: 1973
Interviewer: McGuire, Vivienne G.
Locations discussed: New York; New York, NY; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African Americans--Civil rights; African Americans--Politics and government; Editors; Emigration and immigration; Journalism; New York; New York, NY; North America; Oral history; Politicians; Suffrage--African Americans--United States; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Holder, Wesley McD., 1897-; New York (NY)--Politics and government--1951-; United States--War Production Board
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020193-15635