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The Negro as an American, program 68

Title

The Negro as an American, program 68

Subject

Ethnicity
Race
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

Robert C. Weaver, head of the Federal Housing and Home Finance Agency, speaks on the difficulty of combating the attitude that his responsibilities as a government administrator are somehow in conflict with his responsibilities as an African American -- an attitude he encounters in both blacks and whites. Sept. 23, 1963.

Creator

Weaver, Robert C. (Robert Clifton), 1907-1997
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1963-09-23

Rights

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Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Duration

34:51:00

Files

Citation

Weaver, Robert C. (Robert Clifton), 1907-1997 , "The Negro as an American, program 68," in Digital Collections, Item #5253, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5253 (accessed February 26, 2020).