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Social Advocacy

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Oral History Interview: Adrienne Asch

 Collection
Identifier: 05-C2012.7
Abstract Oral history interview with Adrienne Asch collected by Edward Morman on April 26, 2012, in the Recording Studio at the National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute.

Oral History Interview: Daniel Goldstein

 Collection
Identifier: 05-C2011.5
Abstract Oral history interview with Daniel Goldstein collected by Edward Morman and Lou Ann Blake on December 1, 2011, in the Recording Studio at the National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute.

Oral History Interview: Fredric Schroeder

 Collection
Identifier: 05-C2012.9
Abstract Oral history interview with Fredric Schroeder collected by Anna Kresmer on November 28, 2012, in the Recording Studio at the National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute.

The Isabelle Grant Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 02-C2010.10
Abstract Correspondence, manuscripts, diplomas, and awards belonging to Dr. Isabelle Grant, the first blind public school teacher in the State of California. The collection also contains evidence of her advocacy work overseas with the blind and her support of mainstreaming blind students with their sighted peers, as well as materials related to her 1972 Nobel Peace Prize nomination.

The Kenneth Jernigan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 02-C2012.1
Abstract Correspondence in print and Braille, news clippings, printed matter, photographs, scrapbooks, and magnetic tape audio recordings related to the personal and professional life of Kenneth Jernigan, president of the National Federation of the Blind, director of the Iowa Commission for the Blind (ICB), executive director of the American Brotherhood for the Blind, teacher, administrator, and advocate for the blind. The collection also documents his interactions as director of the ICB with the...

The National Federation of the Blind Institutional Records

 Collection
Identifier: 01-C2011.1
Abstract Correspondence, publications, drafts, administrative files, case files, news clippings, legislative files, core documents, reference materials, speeches, fundraising materials, convention files, audio/video recordings, Braille documents, and miscellany documenting the interests, advocacy, and daily business of the national headquarters of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB), the oldest and largest national membership organization of blind people in the United States. Collection also...