Here are some resources for learning more about the life and work of Nellie Stone Johnson.
Books & Magazines
Nellie Stone Johnson, an autobiography by Nellie Stone Johnson and David Brauer, Ruminator Books, February 2002
A Bicentennial Committee of the National Council of Negro Women. Contributions of Black Women to Minnesota History. Ethel V. Mitchell ed. St. Paul: The Mason Publishing Company, Inc.
Citypages, "The Good Fight: Nellie Stone Johnson\'s 70 Years in Minnesota Politics." by Steve Perry. May 29, 1991, Pages 8-12.
Mpls. St. Paul, November, 1989.
Active Senior Lifestyles, May 1989.
"Nellie Stone Johnson - A Grand Lady Moves On." by Editorial. Minneapolis Star Tribune, June 20, 1996, 26(A).
"90 Year Old Activist Won\'t Let Age Keep Her From Labor Fight." by Doug Grow. Minneapolis Star Tribune, December 17, 1995, 2(B).
"After 90 Years, Nellie Stone Johnson Going Strong to Push Her Cause." by Denise Johnson. St. Paul Pioneer Press. December 2, 1995, 13(A).
"They Still See Red - Nellie Stone Johnson." by James Lileks. St. Paul Pioneer Press. May 1, 1988, 13(A).
"Scholarship Honors Nervy Nellie Johnson." by Les Suzukamo. St. Paul Pioneer Press. November 10, 1988, 1(C).
Nellie Stone Johnson: Minnesota Black History Project. Interview by David Taylor. 1975. Oral History Collection. Minnesota Historical Society. 55 minutes. 20 pages.
Nellie Stone Johnson. Interview by Carl Ross, Hy Berman, Sal Salerno, Deborah Miller, Peter Rachleff and Rhoda Gilman. 1988. Oral History Collection. Minnesota Historical Society. 2 hours, 35 minutes. 48 pages.
Nellie Stone Johnson. Interview by "Unknown". 1981. Oral History Collection. Minnesota Historical Society. 1 hour, 35 minutes. 29 pages.
"Nellie Stone Johnson." Audiovisual Collection, Videotape #76 - Minnesota Historical Society. 1983. By the Osseo Independent School District, No. 279.
"Women Unite!" Ph.D. Thesis, University of Minnesota. Mary Christine Pruitt. Minnesota Historical Society. 1987. Microfilm.
"Nellie Stone Johnson at Nellie\'s Shirt and Zipper Repair, Lumber Exchange Building #1035, Mpls." Photograph Collection - Minnesota Historical Society. Photographer: E.M. Hall.
"Poster Advertising 22nd Anniversary of Lenin Memorial Meeting, Main Speakers Nellie Stone & William Patterson." Photograph Collection - Minnesota Historical Society.