The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Northern Shaw striver historic survey oral history project
Repository: District of Columbia Public Library. Special Collections
Collection Description (CRHP): Four African Americans discuss their youth in D.C.'s Shaw neighborhood, a predominantly black community in the city, and touch on segregation and the civil rights movement.
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Collection URL: https://catalog.dclibrary.org/vufind/Record/ocm54855266
Digital Status: No
Existing IDs: OH16
Extent: 4 audio cassettes; 4 transcripts
Interviewees: Lucille Johnson, Helena Seegers, W. Norman Wood, Jr., Ethel Bordley
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American neighborhoods
African American youth
African Americans--Civil rights--Washington (D.C.)
Civil rights movements--Washington (D.C.)
Segregation--District of Columbia