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Collection Title: Ladner (Dorie Ann) Collection

Accession Number: AM 2000-63

Dates: 1998

Volume: 3 items

Given By: Donated by Ms. Dorie Ann Ladner

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Three newspaper clippings regarding the professional activities of Ms. Dorie Ann Ladner and her sister Dr. Joyce A. Ladner. The Ladner sisters were born in Palmer's Crossing, a historically black community on the southern outskirts of Hattiesburg, Mississippi. They were actively involved in the Civil Rights Movement as Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) Field Secretaries in towns in the Mississippi Delta.

Dorie Ann Ladner is a social worker at D.C. General Hospital and Joyce Ladner is a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution, both in Washington D.C.

Books:

Copies of books by Dr. Joyce A. Ladner are available in the Cook Library:

Tomorrow's Tomorrow: The Black Woman (Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1971), call number E185.86 .L34 1971 .

The Death of White Sociology, edited by Joyce A. Ladner (New York: Random House, 1973), call number E185.86 .L33 1973.

Adolescence and Poverty: Challenge for the 1990s, edited by Peter B. Edelman and Joyce Ladner (Washington, D.C.: Center for National Policy Press, 1991), call number HQ796 .A3323 1991.

 


Accession Number: AM09-24

Inclusive Dates: circa 1780 - 2009

Volume: 4 items

Given By: Dorie Ladner in 2009

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

  1. Woulard Family Reunion Booklet dated June 8, 1996, family information begins 1780.
  2. Program for “A Special Program in Commemoration of the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968) A Conversation with the Ladner Sisters – A Dream Fulfilled” held January 15, 2009.
  3. Program for “The United States Marshals Service Celebrates National African American History Month A Conversation with Dorie Ann Ladner, Civil Rights Activist” held February 18, 2009.
  4. Program for “4th Annual Conference of the Veterans of the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement The Movement that Produces Change NOW Empowers our Youth in the 21st Century” Veterans Luncheon held March 21, 2009.


Collection Title: Ladner (Dorie) Collection

Accession Number: AM09-36

Inclusive Dates: 1944; unknown

Volume: 2 items

Given By: Dorie Ladner in 2009

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

    Copies of photographs, 6 photographs on two 8x10 sheets of photograph paper.



Collection Title: Ladner (Dorie) Collection

Accession Number: AM10-115

Inclusive Dates: circa 1805 - present

Volume: 3 items

Given By: Dorie Ladner in 2010

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

  1. The Woulard Family Booklet covers the history of the family from 1805 to current.
  2. Program “In Loving Memory of Mrs. LeDrester Woulard Hayes” on November 16, 1999.
  3. Program “Celebration of Life and Memorial Service Thomas Fontaine Ladner” on May 6, 2002.


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