People with disabilities – Civil rights – United States
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Oral History Interview: Adrienne Asch
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.
Dates: Created: 2012; Other: Majority of material found in 2012; Other: Date acquired: 04/26/2012
Oral History Interview: Daniel Goldstein
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.
Dates: Created: 2011; Other: Majority of material found in 2011; Other: Date acquired: 12/01/2011
Oral History Interview: Steve Jacobson
Oral history interview with Steve Jacobson collected by Catherine Jacoson on July 3, 2014, at the 2014 NFB National Convention, Rosen Centre Hotel at 9840 International Drive, Orlando, Florida.
Dates: Created: 2014; Other: Majority of material found in 2014; Other: Date acquired: 07/11/2014
The Kenneth Jernigan Collection
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...
Dates: Created: 1935-1998; Other: Majority of material found in 1954-1986
The National Federation of the Blind Institutional Records
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...
Dates: Created: 1940-2011, undated; Other: Majority of material found in 1955-2002