Mary McLeod Bethune Interview Transcript, ca. 1939

Mary McLeod Bethune Interview Transcript, ca. 1939

Source

State Archives of Florida: Collection M95-2, Box 01, Folder 4

Description

An interview between Dr. Charles Spurgeon Johnson and Mary McLeod Bethune discussing Bethune's childhood, her family, her education, her travels, meeting her husband and her experience starting Daytona Literary and Industrial School for Training Negro Girls in Daytona Beach. Page 16 of the document is missing.

Date

ca. 1939

Creator

Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956

Contributors

Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955

Format

Transcripts

Coverage

Depression Era Florida (1926-1940)

General Note

Dr. Charles Spurgeon Johnson was an authority on race relations who chaired the sociology department and later served as the first black president at Fisk University.

Topic

Education And Libraries

Subjects

Geographic Term