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Reminiscences of Constance Curry : oral history, 1990.

Creator: Curry, Constance, 1933-
Project: Allard K. Lowenstein project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 19 pages Sound recording 1 audiocassette
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Civil rights worker

Scope and Contents

Recollections of Allard K. Lowenstein: first meeting with Lowenstein at National Student Association [NSA] 1952 congress, various opinions within NSA regarding Lowenstein's role; further contact with Lowenstein, New York; successor to Lowenstein as Field Secretary of Collegiate Council to United Nations, 1957-1960; reflections on Lowenstein's ambition, desire for personal and political power, relations with women, lack of a feminist perspective; Curry's activities with Southern Human Relations Project, American Friends Service Committee, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee; civil rights work in Mississippi

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Copyright by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1991

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