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Collection Number: 04786-z

Collection Title: Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961

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Size (1 folder and audio tapes). feet of linear shelf space (approximately 120 items)
Abstract Audio tapes (including listening copies) and related materials chiefly containing radio programs, 1958-1961 and undated, hosted by Gilbert Brooks and sponsored by the Haywood, circa, chapter of the NAACP. The programs are mostly concerned with the status of African Americans in the mid-20th century; civil rights, education, and employment are among the topics discussed. A few tapes appear to contain interviews with C. L. Dellums of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Also included are several tapes containing recordings of NAACP meetings and other, perhaps. unrelated, activities.
Creator Brooks, Gilbert.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
Permission to publish must be obtained from Nathan B. Brooks, donor.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts #4786-z, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
This collection is given in honor of Buster Allen Brooks, founder of the Hayward, circa, Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Received from Nathan B. Brooks (grandson of Buster Allen Brooks, nephew of Gilbert Brooks) of Chapel Hill, N.C., in October 1994 (Acc. 95151).
Sensitive Materials Statement
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Audio tapes (including listening copies) and related materials chiefly containing radio programs, 1958-1961 and undated, hosted by Gilbert Brooks and sponsored by the Haywood, circa, chapter of the NAACP. The programs are mostly concerned with the status of African Americans in the mid-20th century; civil rights, education, and employment are among the topics discussed. A few tapes appear to contain interviews with C. L. Dellums of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Also included are several tapes containing recordings of NAACP meetings and other, perhaps. unrelated, activities.

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Folder 1

Photocopies of original tape boxes, original notes, and notes generated in the process of reformatting. #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." Folder 1

Audio tapes: Descriptive phrases in parentheses are transcriptions of original notes; other information was added during the reformatting process. #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." Folder 1

Listening copies are available for all tapes. See listening copy list to match listening copies to original tapes. #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." Folder 1

Audiotape T-4786/1

Original tapes: "Sit-in demonstrations" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/1

Original tapes: Sit-ins and strikes in the South #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/1

Audiotape T-4786/2

Original tapes: "Negro status in America since mid-century" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/2

Original tapes: "Fair employment law" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/2

Original tapes: "FEPC with C. L. Dellums" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/2

Original tapes: "Report on discrimination in teacher employment" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/2

Original tapes: Sleeping car porters #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/2

Original tapes: Anti-discrimination law #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/2

Original tapes: 1960/1961 #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/2

Audiotape T-4786/3

Original tapes: "Present status of Negro in America" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/3

Audiotape T-4786/4

Original tapes: "The future of race relations, 8/6/60" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/4

Original tapes: Final discussion on the subject of race relations and the future #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/4

Original tapes: 1960/1961 #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/4

Audiotape T-4786/5

Original tapes: "Oakland rally" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/5

Original tapes: "House voting record" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/5

Original tapes: 1958 #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/5

Audiotape T-4786/6

Original tapes: "Profiles and reflections, M. Lovett [board member], 12/3/60" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/6

Original tapes: "News and commentary, Mack Lovett, 7/16/60" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/6

Audiotape T-4786/7

Original tapes: "Negro history week, 2/12/61" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/7

Original tapes: Negro education in America #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/7

Original tapes: 1960/1961 #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/7

Audiotape T-4786/8

Original tapes: "Importance of actions, M. Lovett, 2/4/61" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/8

Original tapes: The year 1960 #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/8

Original tapes: 1960/1961 #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/8

Audiotape T-4786/9

Original tapes: Congressman [George P.] Miller #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/9

Original tapes: Baby crying #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/9

Audiotape T-4786/10

Original tapes: Mack Lovett on education #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/10

Audiotape T-4786/11

Original tapes: "G. P. Miller on civil rights bill" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/11

Original tapes: "G. P. Miller interview on civil rights legislation" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/11

Original tapes: Interview with Congressman George P. Miller #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/11

Audiotape T-4786/12

Original tapes: "Supreme Court cases III, 9/10/60" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/12

Audiotape T-4786/13

Original tapes: "Supreme Court cases II, 9/3" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/13

Audiotape T-4786/14

Original tapes: "NAACP Supreme Court cases, 8/27" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/14

Audiotape T-4786/15

Original tapes: "Negro in American society" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/15

Audiotape T-4786/16

Original tapes: "FEPC, C. L. Dellums" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/16

Original tapes: "1/14/61" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/16

Original tapes: Rumford #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/16

Original tapes: Fair Housing Act #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/16

Original tapes: Call-in show "Viewpoint" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/16

Audiotape T-4786/17

Original tapes: "Civil rights comm. report on housing, B. Henderson" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/17

Original tapes: United States Civil Right Report program with Bonnie Henderson, guest #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/17

Audiotape T-4786/18

Original tapes: "Frank Williams speech, 1/28/61" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/18

Original tapes: "Frank William installation" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/18

Audiotape T-4786/19

Original tapes: Broadcast on inferiority; equality; first-class citizenship #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/19

Original tapes: Live NAACP meeting with female moderator #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/19

Audiotape T-4786/20

Original tapes: Return to Africa #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/20

Original tapes: Birth struggle #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/20

Original tapes: Description of continent #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/20

Audiotape T-4786/21

Original tapes: Call-in radio segment #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/21

Original tapes: Live NAACP meeting with male moderator #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/21

Audiotape T-4786/22

Original tapes: "How the NAACP began, 8/20/60" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/22

Audiotape T-4786/23

Original tapes: "Negro's status in America since mid-century, 1/14/61" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/23

Audiotape T-4786/24

Original tapes: "Present status of the Negro in America, 7/23" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/24

Audiotape T-4786/25

Original tapes: "Civil rights comm. report on voting and registration" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/25

Original tapes: Radio program with female guest #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/25

Original tapes: Bombay City Orchestra; operatic selection, perhaps by Marian Anderson; Mahatma Gandhi Memorial ceremony #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/25

Audiotape T-4786/26

Original tapes: "Negro's history in America, 12/31/60" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/26

Audiotape T-4786/27

Original tapes: "African report, Bonnie Henderson, 11/12/60" #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/27

Audiotape T-4786/28

Original tapes: 1960 (perhaps first radio program) #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/1T-4786/1-2 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/2T-4786/1-2 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/3T-4786/3-4 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/4T-4786/3-4 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/5T-4786/5 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/6T-4786/6 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/7T-4786/7-8 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/8T-4786/7-8 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/9T-4786/9 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/10T-4786/10 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/11T-4786/11 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/12T-4786/12 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/13T-4786/13 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/14T-4786/14 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/15T-4786/15 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/16T-4786/16 a and b lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/17T-4786/17 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/18T-4786/18 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/19T-4786/19 a and b lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/20T-4786/20 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/21T-4786/21 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/22T-4786/22 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/23T-4786/23 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/24T-4786/24 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/25T-4786/25 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/26T-4786/26 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/27T-4786/27 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

Listening copies: T-4786/28T-4786/28 lc #04786-z, Series: "Gilbert Brooks radio broadcasts, 1958-1961." T-4786/28

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