The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Saving a community's recollections: Takoma Park
Repository: District of Columbia Public Library. Special Collections
Collection Description (CRHP): These three interviews address life in D.C.'s Takoma Park neighborhood, which borders Maryland. The interviewees address public schools, World War II, race relations, the church, African Americans, and recreation.
Access Copy Note: Using this collection requires an appointment.
Collection URL: https://catalog.dclibrary.org/vufind/Record/ocm54855600
Digital Status: No
Existing IDs: OH21
Extent: 3 transcripts
Interviewees: Dorothy Barnes, Roland Dawes, Ethel Myers Barile.
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African Americans--Washington (D.C.)
District of Columbia--Race relations
Public schools--District of Columbia
World War, 1939-1945