Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Tarea Pittman: NAACP Official and Civil Rights Worker

Interviewee(s):
Pittman, Tarea
Interviewer(s):
Henderson, Joyce
Title:
Tarea Pittman: NAACP Official and Civil Rights Worker
Abstract:
Family; education, UC Berkeley; work in social welfare; president, State Association of Colored Women's Clubs, 1936-38; president, California Council of Negro Women 1948-51; Alameda County Grand Jury, 1947; the Negro Educational Council of the East Bay: radio program Negroes in the News; fair employment practices and fair housing legislation in California; NAACP: early work, West Coast Regional Director, 1959-67.
Subject area(s):
Politics, Law, and Policy
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1971 1972
Project:
Earl Warren in California
Oskicat record:
b11233716
Rights:
Pittman, Tarea. "Tarea Pittman: NAACP Official and Civil Rights Worker." Interview by Joyce Henderson in 1971 and 1972. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1974.