Oral history interview with Vernon E. Jordan [electronic resource], 1981
|Creator: ||Jordan, Vernon E. 1935-||Project: ||United Negro College Fund project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||Sound file: digital preservation master, WAV files (96kHz, 24 bit)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Lawyer, civil rights activist.
Scope and Contents
Early life and career; United Negro College Fund executive director, 1970-71: foundation and corporate fund raising, member institutions, reorganization and recruitment, publicity campaigns, private contributions, rap sessions, creation of Communications, Women's and Institutional Service Divisions; impressions of Frederick Patterson, John D. Rockefeller 3rd, Cyrus Vance, Edna Jones, William Trent.