Interview: Jackson, Peter, 1991

Item

Resource class
Interview
Title
Interview: Jackson, Peter, 1991
Type
Interview
Interviewee
Jackson, Peter
Birth Year
1940s approximately
Rutgers Graduating Class
1969
Interviewer
Cohen, Gilbert
Location Created
Newark, New Jersey
Date Created
9 March 1991
Abstract
Peter Jackson graduated from Rutgers-Newark in 1969 and later joined the faculty in the Master of Public Administration program. He was a member of the Black Organization of Students (BOS) and was instrumental in negotiations with the university administration and in the group's takeover of Conklin Hall in February 1969.
Source Project Description
This interview is part of an oral history project that Rutgers University librarian Gil Cohen conducted in the early 1990s. The project documented the city of Newark and Rutgers University-Newark as they were in the 1960s and 1970s. The audio recordings and transcripts for this collection have been fully digitized by Rutgers University Libraries.
Repository
Rutgers University Archives, a division of Special Collections and University Archives, located at Alexander Library, Rutgers University–New Brunswick
Rights
Rutgers University owns the copyright in this work. You may make use of this resource, with proper attribution, for noncommercial educational, scholarly, or research purposes only. Please contact Rutgers University Libraries to obtain permission for other uses.
Place Mentioned
Newark, New Jersey
Identifier
SCUA-RNOH-Jackson

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