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Experiment in Self-Help, program 262, part a

Title

Experiment in Self-Help, program 262, part a

Subject

Ethnicity
Race
Economics
Sociology
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

Robert Bailey and Lou Smith, organizers of Operation Bootstrap, a successful volunteer self-help movement in the black area of Los Angeles, discuss with the Center's Hallock B. Hoffman the problems they encountered from teachers and students alike when setting up their program to train African-Americans for skilled and semi-skilled professions. Operation Bootstrap I. Jan. 1967.

Creator

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

1967

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

21:55

Files

Citation

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions, "Experiment in Self-Help, program 262, part a," in Digital Collections, Item #5712, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5712 (accessed June 16, 2019).