• Henry Allen: oral history with Monty Neill

    Allen, Henry, McNeill, D. Monty

    From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Allen became involved with desegregation as part of the Parents' A…

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  • Women's Lib.

    Women's rights march on Beacon Hill and through downtown Boston. They gather at Government Center plaza. Woman sings women's rights folk song. Cuts of women speaking at a podium, especially about the…

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  • Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Emma Groves

    Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963, Groves, Emma

    Concerning a request for Groves to find out how many black students are at Harvard, Boston University, Simmons College, Tufts and any other Boston colleges.

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  • Discrimination suit against BHA

    Christy George reports that a lawsuit has been filed against the Boston Housing Authority (BHA) to protest its discriminatory housing policies. It charges that the BHA has discouraged minorities from…

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  • Mel King: oral history with Monty Neill

    King, Melvin, 1928, McNeill, D. Monty

    From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. A key community organizer in Boston in the late 1960s and 1970s, K…

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  • Albert Holland: oral history with Monty Neill

    Holland, Albert, McNeill, D. Monty

    From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. During the busing crisis in Boston of the mid-1970s, Holland was h…

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  • Katie Cannon interviewed by Alice Brasfield, December 7, 1987, side 2.

    Cannon, Katie G. (interviewee)

    Recorded in Boston, Mass., December 7, 1987.;Dr. Katie Cannon is the first ordained African American woman Presbyterian minister and a founding voice of Womanist theology.

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  • Carmen D. Pola: oral history with Monty Neill

    Pola, Carmen D, McNeill, D. Monty

    From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. As coordinator of the Community District Advisory Council of the B…

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  • Katie Cannon interviewed by Alice Brasfield, December 7, 1987.

    Cannon, Katie G. (interviewee)

    Dr. Katie Cannon is the first ordained African American woman Presbyterian minister and a founding voice of Womanist theology.

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  • Lottie Grimke

    ca. 187-

    Images of African Americans in the 19th Century

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  • Mary Ellen Smith: oral history with Monty Neill

    Smith, Mary Ellen, McNeill, D. Monty

    From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. An activist in Boston, Smith was a founder of the City-Wide Educat…

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  • Hattie McKinnis: oral history with Monty Neill

    McKinnis, Hattie, McNeill, D. Monty

    From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Memories of moving to Boston in 1973 and becoming aware into the s…

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  • Katie Cannon interviewed by Alice Brasfield, December 7, 1987, side 1.

    Cannon, Katie G. (interviewee)

    Recorded in Boston, Mass., December 7, 1987.;Dr. Katie Cannon is the first ordained African American woman Presbyterian minister and a founding voice of Womanist theology.

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  • Addicts lobby for treatment

    Marcus Jones reports that drug addicts and community leaders held a demonstration in front of the Massachusetts State House, lobbying for more funding for drug treatment centers in Massachusetts. Ther…

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  • Letter from Mary White Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

    Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951, Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

    Concerning controversy surrounding William Monroe Trotter and Clement Morgan and explanation for Du Bois' actions in the matter. Also requesting Lowndes County Labor Department Bulletin when published…

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  • Does education pay?

    Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

    Handwritten and printed assembly of a speech delivered before the National Colored League of Boston on the state of education amongst African Americans there. Includes discussion of the benefits of ed…

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  • Sally Dean: oral history with Monty Neill

    Dean, Sally, McNeill, D. Monty

    From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Dean was elected to the Citywide Parents' Council at her daughter'…

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  • Paul Parks: oral history with Monty Neill

    Parks, Paul, McNeill, D. Monty

    From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Parks had a long pedigree in opposing school in education in Bosto…

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  • Voter registration reform

    Sam Fleming reports on voter registration in Massachusetts. Fleming notes that many eligible voters in Massachusetts are not registered to vote. He notes that the percentages of unregistered voters ar…

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  • Robert Pressman: oral history with Monty Neill

    Pressman, Robert, McNeill, D. Monty

    From a series of audio recordings with members of Boston's Black community about the busing crisis of the late 1970s and early 1980s. An attorney with Harvard's Center for Law and Education, Pressman…

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