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Steven McNichols Oral History Interview

Catalog Data

Created by:
Civil Rights History Project, American, founded 2009  Search this
Interview of:
Steven McNichols, American, 1939 - 2013  Search this
Interviewed by:
David P. Cline Ph. D., American, born 1969  Search this
Subject of:
University of California, Los Angeles, American, founded 1919  Search this
United States Student Association, American, founded 1947  Search this
National Student Federation of America, American, founded 1925  Search this
Delta Ministry, American, founded 1964  Search this
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, American, founded 1964  Search this
1964 Democratic National Convention, American, founded 1964  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration: 2 hr., 17 min., 14 sec.
Total: 225.02 GB
Type:
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected:
Burlingame, San Mateo County, California, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Houston, Harris County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 1, 2013
Description:
The oral history consists of eleven digital files: 2011.174.58.1a, 2011.174.58.1b, 2011.174.58.1c, 2011.174.58.1d, 2011.174.58.1e, 2011.174.58.1f, 2011.174.58.1g, 2011.174.58.1h, 2011.174.58.1i, 2011.174.58.1j, and 2011.174.58.1k.
Steven McNichols discussed his childhood in New York City, his mother's illnesses and attending the University of California, Los Angeles in 1958. He became involved in politics through the National Student Federation and National Student Association, and participated in the Freedom Rides, riding a train from Los Angeles, California, to Houston, Texas. He also discusses his work with the Delta Ministry, the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, and the 1964 Democratic Party convention.
LOC ID: afc2010039_crhp0058
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Politics  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in partnership with the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Object number:
2011.174.58.1a-k
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture and The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Civil Rights History Project
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Freedom Riders
Mississippi Freedom Summer
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57d53a14c-c132-4f14-a222-0ad7faa59c03
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.174.58.1a-k