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Profiles in Diversity Oral Histories Project Collection

Identifier: MS-0125

Scope and Contents

The collection is made up of oral history recordings from UMKC history professor, Rebecca Davis', 5585 graduate history class. The majority of the oral histories were conducted by Davis' students in the Fall of 2016 and 2019. The recordings are of individuals who were activists and much of the content in the recordings relates to their activism. Activists topics include civil rights, LGBTQ, Native Americans, Latinx, Jews, labor, and health care.


  • 2015 - 2019

Conditions Governing Use

Donor has transferred copyright of materials they have created.


20.8 Gigabytes (Marr: 84 digital files, includes recordings, coversheets, and consent forms.)

Language of Materials


Marr: Derek Long.
Marr: 2021.
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Special Collections and Archives Repository