Andrew Young interviews, various
Scope and Contents
Contains multiple interview transcripts.
Restrictions on Access
Reading room access only.
Andrew Jackson Young Jr. (born March 12, 1932) is an American politician, diplomat, and activist. Beginning his career as a pastor, Young was an early leader in the civil rights movement, serving as executive director of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) and a close confidant to Martin Luther King Jr. Young later became active in politics, serving first as a U.S. Congressman from Georgia, then United States Ambassador to the United Nations, and finally Mayor of Atlanta. Since leaving political office, Young has founded or served in many organizations working on issues of public policy and political lobbying.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
Transcripts in this folder have been scanned and associated with born-digital interview recordings where possible. Interviews with transcipts are noted to have them in their extents.
- From the Collection: Newman, Harvey K. (Person)
- From the Collection: Uzochukwu, Kelechi (Interviewer, Person)
- From the Collection: Greenup, Jeremy Jay (Interviewer, Person)
- From the Collection: Hope, Bob, 1946- (Interviewer, Person)
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