During June-August 2010, Valerie Love, the Curator for Human Rights Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center will be undertaking a project to conduct oral histories with human rights activists in the state of Connecticut.  If you might be interested in participating in the project, or have suggestions for people to interview, please contact Valerie at valerie.love@uconn.edu for more information. 

A slide from the Impact Visuals Photography Collection, Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut.

The Thomas J. Dodd Research Center currently holds a variety of oral history collections, including:

Members of the African National Congress in South Africa, 1999-2006. 

Colt Strike of 1934, 1981

Connecticut Communist Party, 1986-1987

Connecticut Workers And A Half Century Of Technological Change, 1930-1980, 1981-1982

The Greater Hartford Process (Coventry Experience), 1972-1975

Holocaust Survivors In The Connecticut Region, 1980-1981

Manchester-Cheney Oral History Project, 1971-1991

Millworkers of Willimantic, 1979-1980

Peoples of Connecticut, 1973-1976

The Political Activities Of The First Generation Of Fully Enfranchised Connecticut Women, 1920-1945, 1980-1982

Voices From The Second World War: An Oral History, 1999-2000

Witnesses To Nuremberg, An Oral History Of American Participants At The War Crimes Trials, ca. 1997

A Woman’s Place, Hartford College For Women, 1983

Women In The Connecticut Legislature: Past And Present, 1996-1997