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Oral Histories -- James Farmer

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James Farmer (1920-1999)

A founder and first National Chairman, Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), 1942; National Chairman, CORE, 1942-1944, 1950, National Director, 1961-1966; Program Director, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), 1959-1961; President, Center for Community Action Education, 1965-; Assistant Secretary of Administration, U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare, 1969-1970.

PDF James Farmer Interview I
PDF James Farmer Interview II

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Last Updated October 1, 2008