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Document Details


Title: James Farmer
Local code: 74-58
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration. Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum
Collection: Lyndon Baines Johnson Library Oral History Collection
Series: Item 2 of Series James Farmer
Description: A founder and first National Chairman, Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), 1942; National Chairman, CORE, 1942-1944, 1950, National Director, 1961-1966; Program Director, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), 1959-1961; President, Center for Community Action Education, 1965-; Assistant Secretary of Administration, U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare, 1969-1970.
Extent: 30 pages
URL: http://www.lbjlib.utexas.edu/johnson/archives.hom/oralhistory.hom/Farmer/farmer2.pdf
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1971 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Farmer, James, 1920-1999
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1920
Speaker place of birth: Marshall, TX; Texas; United States; North America
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Chairman; Director; Government official
Age at speaking: 51
Document date: 20-Jul-1971
Interviewer: Mulhollan, Paige E.
People discussed: Johnson, Lyndon B.; Johnson, Lyndon Baines, 1908-1973; LBJ; Lyndon Baines Johnson
Locations discussed: District of Columbia; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Bills, Legislative; Civil rights; Civil rights demonstrations; Civil rights movements--United States; Civil rights workers--United States; District of Columbia; Johnson, Lyndon B.; Johnson, Lyndon Baines, 1908-1973; LBJ; Lyndon Baines Johnson; North America; Oral history; Presidents--Term of office--United States; Presidents--United States--Staff; United States
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0029842-33062