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Grace Lee Boggs Oral History

 Item — Box: Individual Oral Histories Box 1: A-E, Folder: 7
Identifier: LOH002319
Collection consists of recording and transcript for an interview in which Dr. Boggs discusses her involvement with radical political ideas, community activism in Detroit, and other aspects of her work and life.

Dates

  • 2002-06-18

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.

Permission to publish or quote must be obtained from interviewee heirs or assigns.

Extent

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

Abstract

Revolutionary socialist, community activist, and radical theorist Grace Lee Boggs was interviewed in 2002 by Wayne State University graduate student Alison Stankrauff as part of coursework for the Wayne State University oral history methodology course. Collection consists of recording and transcript for an interview in which Dr. Boggs discusses her involvement with radical political ideas, community activism in Detroit, and other aspects of her work and life.

History

Revolutionary socialist, community activist, and radical theorist Grace Lee Boggs was interviewed in 2002 by Wayne State University graduate student Alison Stankrauff as part of coursework for the Wayne State University oral history methodology course.

Arrangement

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

Acquisition

Deposited by Alison Stankrauff, circa 2002.

Other Copies

A duplicate audiocassette recording of the interview exists.

Related Materials

James and Grace Lee Boggs Papers; Grace Lee Boggs Oral History(1999-2000).

Processing History

Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet on April 20, 2016.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Grace Lee Boggs Oral History
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet.
Date
2016-04-20
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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Detroit MI 48202 USA