Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens & Barbara Moro

Title

Jesse Owens

Subject

Childhood & Youth
Ohio State University
Berlin Olympic Games, 1936
Ford Motor Co.
Cleveland (Ohio)
Chicago (Illinois)
Race Riot - Detroit
Southside Boys Club - Chicago
Taxi Cab Union Participation
Abata - Glimco Fight
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Description

Five part oral history interview of American track and field athlete, Jesse Owens. Interview was conducted by Illinois State Historical Library staff member, Barbara Moro. Interviewees include Jesse Owens and his wife, Minnie Ruth Solomon.

Creator

Illinois State Historical Library

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

Date

1961

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/

Format

mp3
1/4" open reel

Language

English

Interviewer

Barbara Moro

Interviewee

Jesse Owens
Minnie Ruth Solomon

Duration

Part 1 - 02:06:00
Part 2 - 00:51:33
Part 3 - 01:02:52
Part 4 - 00:52:01
Part 5 - 01:15:15

Bit Rate/Frequency

320kbps