Oral History Session #1
Date:October 13, 2014
Place:San Francisco, California
Transcript Production Team:
Peter M. Shamah
Cooper, Claire. Oral History Interview, October 13, 2014, by Molly Graham, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).
Claire Cooper was born in Jersey City, New Jersey and raised in North Bergen. She attended the University of Florida in Gainesville and graduated in 1964. From 1965 to 1974, Cooper worked as a writer, editor and editorial director for both the New York Civil Liberties Union and the American Civil Liberties Union National office. She went on to work as a writer and reporter.