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Booker, Robert J.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Invitation to Microfilm Room dedication

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2021.008
Scope and Contents Invitation to "Dedication of the Booker-Neely Microfilm Reading Room" in the McClung Historical Collection. The room was named "in honor of Robert J. Booker and Jack Neely for their efforts to preserve and promote Knoxville's history." The event took place on June 2, 2021 at 4pm in the McClung Historical Collection. Presented by Glenn Jacobs, Larsen Jay, Indya Kincannon, and Tommy Smith.
Dates: 2021

McClung Video Oral History Collection

 Unprocessed
Identifier: TAMIS-MIC 2020.008
Dates: 2003-2008

Robert J. Booker interview , 2003

 Item
Scope and Contents Interview with Knoxville civil rights activist and African-American historian Robert J. Booker by McClung Collection Director Steve Cotham in 2003.Booker discusess his life growing up in Knoxville, his time at Knoxville College, his role in the civil rights movement, desegregation protests at lunch counters and the Tennessee Theatre in downtown Knoxville, work in Guinea for Crossroads Africa, his time in the Tennessee state legislature, working for Stroh's beer in Detroit, his time...
Dates: 2003

Robert J. Booker Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0429
Scope and Contents Research and writing compiled by RJB during his time as archivist/historian with the McClung Historical collection 2008-2010 while working with the Knoxville College Archives. He was responsible for getting the Knoxville College Archives placed on long-term deposit with the McClung Historical Collection.
Dates: 2008-2010

Robert J. Booker, The History of the Gay Street Bridge, Knoxville’s Thoroughfare to South Knoxville, 1863-1932.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2019.051
Scope and Contents Robert J. Booker, The History of the Gay Street Bridge, Knoxville’s Thoroughfare to South Knoxville, 1863-1932.
Dates: 1863-1932