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Oral History Interview: Maxine Schrader

Identifier: 05-C2017.2

Scope and Contents

1 audio recording, 14:06 in length. An interview log with time stamps has been created, but the recording has not been transcribed. 0:00 Disclaimer/Introductory Statements. 0:25 When did you join the NFB in Minnesota? 1:06 Talk about the first time you met Dr. tenBroek. 3:06 Dr. Jernigan. 3:40 Dr. tenBroek in Minnesota. 4:40 State services. 5:30 Tensions. 5:50 What were the causes of the tensions between state services? 6:17 Meeting Dr. tenBroek at 1966 Convention. 7:24 Who were some of the other federation leaders back then you remember? 7:57 General impressions of Dr. tenBroek. 10:00 How did you prepare the Minnesota bulletin without a computer? 11:07 What were your first memories about knowing about an organization for blind people? 12:30 Her mother. 13:04 Advice to what we can learn from the past and towards the future.


  • Created: 2017
  • Other: Majority of material found in 2017
  • Other: Date acquired: 06/01/2017


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Conditions Governing Use

The Jacobus tenBroek Library holds copyright on some, but not all, of the material in our collections. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be directed to the Archives staff. Researchers who obtain permission to publish from the Jacobus tenBroek Library are also responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations who hold copyright.

Biographical or Historical Information

[url=]That’s Braille![/url], Braille Monitor, May 2012

Note written by Maxine Schrader


1.00 items

1 digital audio recording, 6MB other_unmapped

Language of Materials



Oral History interview with Maxine Schrader, conducted by Steve Jacobson on May 1st, 2017, recorded in Minnesota.

Source of Acquisition

Steve Jacobson

Method of Acquisition

Submitted to the Jacobus tenBroek Library.

Other Descriptive Information

Interview Log prepared by Gina Coticchio, June 2017

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Anna Kresmer
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Jacobus tenBroek Library, National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute Repository

200 East Wells Street
at Jernigan Place
Baltimore MD 21230 US
(410) 659-9314