Jackie Robinson Speaks at TCA Meeting (1959)

Brooklyn Dodgers’ baseball star and activist Jackie Robinson speaks at a Tuskegee Civic Association meeting in 1959.

Jackie Robinson speaks about the “New Negro” and the fight for civic justice. Edited audio file, for full version visit: https://library.artstor.org/#/collection/87730897;colId=87730897;size=72.

  • Date Created: 06-23-1959
  • Date Digitized: 06-22-2021 by Lesa Redmond
  • Creator: Jackie Robinson
  • Subject: Civil Rights; voting rights; Alabama
  • Format: MP3
  • Source: reel to reel
  • Rights: Tuskegee University Archives