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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 External Link

Date(s): 1993

Digital Status: No

Existing IDs: OH16

Extent: 4 audio cassettes; 4 transcripts

Language: English

Interviewees: Lucille Johnson, Helena Seegers, W. Norman Wood, Jr., Ethel Bordley

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

African American neighborhoods
African American youth
African Americans--Civil rights--Washington (D.C.)
Civil rights movements--Washington (D.C.)
Segregation--District of Columbia
Washington (D.C.)

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts

 

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