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Wade H. McCree Jr. Oral History

 Item — Box: Individual Oral Histories Box 2: G-M, Folder: 9
Identifier: UOH002331
Collection consists of interview recordings and transcript about his family and education prior to the beginning of his professional career in Detroit after World War II. He also discusses his military service and his legal career.

Dates

  • 1976-05-26

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

RESTRICTIONS: Due to the personal nature of oral history, the Library prohibits use of the material in any way that infringes on individual right to privacy, or results in libelous statements or slander, in accordance with U.S. law.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet ((1 transcript, 2 items). ) : Includes 2 audiocassettes.

12.5 Megabytes ((1 file). ) : Consists of a PDF.

Abstract

While a student at Wayne State University, Tara Leigh Tappert interviewed noted African American attorney, judge, and law professor Judge Wade H. McCree Jr. in 1976 as part of the Wayne State University Oral History Methodologies course. Collection consists of interview recordings and transcript about his family and education prior to the beginning of his professional career in Detroit after World War II. He also discusses his military service and his legal career.

History

While a student at Wayne State University, Tara Leigh Tappert interviewed noted African American attorney, judge, and law professor Judge Wade H. McCree Jr. in 1976 as part of the Wayne State University Oral History Methodologies course.

Arrangement

Transcript arranged alphabetically by surname with other individual oral history transcripts at the Walter P. Reuther Library.

Other Access Aids

Finding aid also available as a pdf file. https://www.reuther.wayne.edu/files/UOH002331.pdf

Acquisition

Donated by Tara Tappert, circa December 1976.

Other Copies

Transcript was digitized and is available as a PDF file.

Related Materials

Wade H. McCree, Jr. Papers

Processing History

Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet on April 15, 2016.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Wade H. McCree Jr. Oral History
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet.
Date
2016-04-15
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Description made possible by funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

Contact:
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