Horton, Myles, 1905-1990

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Myles Horton, founder of the Highlander Folk School (Mounteagle, Tenn.) and civil rights activist.

From the description of Myles Horton oral history interview, 1989 Dec. 15. (Georgia State University). WorldCat record id: 38726954

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referencedIn Highlander Research and Education Center. Highlander Research and Education Center records, 1917-2005. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Robinson, Bernice, 1914-1994. Bernice V. Robinson papers, 1957-1985 (bulk 1960-1980). College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
referencedIn Austin, Aleine. Oral History of the American Left. Oral histories, 1980-1982. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.). Photographs. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
referencedIn Georgia Government Documentation Project. Stetson Kennedy: Applied folklore and cultural advocacy oral history collection, 1988-1990. Georgia State University
referencedIn Austin, Aleine. Aleine Austin papers, 1940-1991. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
creatorOf Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.). Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1939-1941. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Powell, Daniel Augustus, 1911-1983. Daniel Augustus Powell papers, 1945-1983 (1950-1981). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville, Tenn.). Highlander Research and Education Center collection, 1937-1938 and undated [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.). Highlander Folk School Audio Collection. Auburn University.
referencedIn Dabbs, James McBride, 1896-1970. James McBride Dabbs papers, 1914-1980 (bulk 1923-1970). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Parker, Franklin. Franklin Parker Collection, 1941-2001. East Tennessee State University, TET
referencedIn Jacobs, Joseph, 1908-. Joseph Jacobs oral history interview, 1991 Aug. 16. Georgia State University
referencedIn Highlander Folk School. Collection: addition, 1938-1969. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Horton, Zilphia, 1910-1956. Zilphia Horton folk music collection, 1935-1956. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
referencedIn Southern Conference for Human Welfare/Educational Fund, 1982-1983 Indiana University, Bloomington. Center for the Study of History and Memory
creatorOf Horton, Myles, 1905-1990. Papers, 1851-1990. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Phenix, Lucy Massie. "You got to move" research files, 1979-1983. Wisconsin Historical Society Archives
referencedIn Clark, Septima Poinsette, 1898-1987. Septima P. Clark papers, ca. 1910-ca. 1990. College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
referencedIn Durr, Virginia Foster. Papers: Series I, 1919-1988 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Tilly, Dorothy Rogers, 1883-1970. Dorothy Rogers Tilly papers, 1868-1970. Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
referencedIn Rabin, Jack, 1945-. Jack Rabin collection on Alabama civil rights and southern activists, 1941-2004 (bulk 1956-1974). Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn R. Alex Sim Collection. Items belonging to R. Alex Sim. University of Guelph
creatorOf Horton, Myles, 1905-1990,. Myles Horton oral history interview, 1989 Dec. 15. Georgia State University
referencedIn Kennedy, Stetson,. Stetson Kennedy oral history interview, 1988 Nov. 11. Georgia State University
referencedIn United Packinghouse, Food, and Allied Workers. Records, 1937-1982. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Papers of Virginia Foster Durr, 1919-2007 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Steiner, Stan. Papers, ca. 1961-1987. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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Relation Name
associatedWith Austin, Aleine. person
associatedWith Bulger, Peggy A., person
associatedWith Clark, Septima Poinsette, 1898-1987. person
associatedWith Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Dabbs, James McBride, 1896-1970. person
associatedWith Dewey, John, 1859-1952. person
associatedWith Durr, Virginia Foster. person
associatedWith Freire, Paulo, 1921-1997. person
associatedWith Georgia Government Documentation Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Graham, Frank Porter, 1886-1972. person
associatedWith Grundtvig, N. F. S. (Nicolai Frederik Severin), 1783-1872. person
associatedWith Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967. person
associatedWith Highlander Folk School. corporateBody
associatedWith Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) corporateBody
associatedWith Highlander Folk School (Mounteagle, Tenn.) corporateBody
associatedWith Highlander Research and Education Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Highlander Research and Education Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville, Tenn.) corporateBody
associatedWith Horton, Zilphia, 1910-1956. person
associatedWith Hurston, Zora Neale. person
associatedWith Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory corporateBody
associatedWith Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- person
associatedWith Johnson, Lilian Wyckoff, 1864-1956. person
associatedWith Justus, May, 1898-1989. person
associatedWith Kennedy, Stetson. person
associatedWith Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002. person
associatedWith Long, Huey Pierce, 1893-1935. person
associatedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 person
associatedWith Nation (New York, N.Y. : 1865). corporateBody
associatedWith Parker, Franklin. person
associatedWith Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005. person
associatedWith Phenix, Lucy Massie. person
associatedWith Powell, Daniel Augustus, 1911-1983. person
associatedWith Rabin, Jack, 1945- person
associatedWith R. Alex Sim Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Robinson, Bernice, 1914-1994. person
associatedWith Seeger, Pete, 1919- person
associatedWith Southern Conference for Human Welfare. corporateBody
associatedWith Steiner, Stan. person
associatedWith Tilly, Dorothy Rogers, 1883-1970. person
associatedWith Turner, Frederick Jackson, 1861-1932. person
associatedWith United Packinghouse, Food, and Allied Workers. corporateBody
associatedWith Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Massachusetts
Tennessee
Southern States
Illinois--McHenry County
Nicaragua
Subject
African Americans--Civil rights
Women--Education (Higher)
Folk music
Religious institutions
Adult education
Labor movement--History
Women authors, American
Labor unions--Organizing
Mentally ill
African American women authors
Community organization
Occupation
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Birth 1905-07-09

Death 1990-01-19

Americans

English

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