Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Ida Louise Jackson: Overcoming Barriers in Education

Interviewee(s):
Jackson, Ida Louise
Interviewer(s):
Morris, Gabriella
Title:
Ida Louise Jackson: Overcoming Barriers in Education
Abstract:
Experiences of an African American student at the University of California, 1918-1923; founding of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority; teaching in Oakland and El Centro; doctoral studies, Columbia University, 1935; dean of women, Tuskegee Institute; establishing summer teaching and health institutes in Mississippi, late 1930s; racial discrimination at the UC Berkeley and elsewhere; other family and community recollections.
Subject area(s):
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1984 1985
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b10894020
Rights:
Jackson, Ida Louise. "Ida Louise Jackson: Overcoming Barriers in Education." Interview by Gabriella Morris in 1984 and 1985. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1990.