Live from the Reading Room: Ella Baker to Potential Members of the NAACP
Live from the Reading Room: Correspondence is a podcast series that aims to share interesting and engaging letters written by or to key historical figures from the African Diaspora.
Each episode highlights a letter from popular collections housed in the Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library.
Today’s episode features a letter from Civil Rights Activist Ella Baker to potential members of the New York branch of the NAACP.
This correspondence is recited by Makiba Foster, Assistant Chief Librarian of the Jean Blackwell Hutson Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.