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Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office


Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Overcoming barriers in education : an interview conducted by Gabrielle Morris in 1984 and 1985.

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 310183630386653]
Identifier: SSC-MS-00420

Oral history interview (transcript) with teacher and administrator Ida Louise Jackson speaking of her background, family and early education as an african american in Mississippi and Louisiana; her experiences as an undergraduate at the University of California; founding of Alpha Kappa Alpha, in 1921 - the first sorority for black women in the western United States; and her teaching experiences in Oakland, CA.

Dates of Materials: 1984-1985