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Document Details


Title: Whitney M. Young
Local code: 73-29
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
Description: Executive Director, National Urban League, New York City, 1961-1971.
Extent: 14 pages
URL: http://www.lbjlib.utexas.edu/johnson/archives.hom/oralhistory.hom/YoungW/young-w.pdf
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1969 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Young, Whitney Moore, 1921-1971
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 31-Jul-1921
Speaker place of birth: Lincoln Ridge, KY; Kentucky; United States; North America
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Civil rights leader; Educator
Age at speaking: 48
Document date: 18-Jun-1969
Interviewer: Baker, T. H.
People discussed: Johnson, Lyndon B.; Johnson, Lyndon Baines, 1908-1973; LBJ; Lyndon Baines Johnson
Organizations discussed: U.S. Congress; Urban League, New York, NY; White House, Washington, DC
Historical events discussed: Civil Rights Act Passed, U.S., July 2, 1964; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1966-
Locations discussed: District of Columbia; New York; New York, NY; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Bills, Legislative; Civil rights; Civil Rights Act Passed, U.S., July 2, 1964; Civil rights movements--United States; Civil rights workers--United States; Civil rights--United States; District of Columbia; Johnson, Lyndon B.; Johnson, Lyndon Baines, 1908-1973; LBJ; Lyndon Baines Johnson; New York; New York, NY; North America; Oral history; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1966-; U.S. Congress; United States; Urban League, New York, NY; White House, Washington, DC
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0030171-33360