The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Oral history collection
Repository: Tuckahoe Public Library
Collection Description (Extant): The oral history collection contains audio tapes and transcripts of interviews conducted by Dorothy Zendel with Tuckahoe residents Maybelle Callender, Robert Creamer, Lucille Gorman, Ann Hecht, Henry Norman (first African American police chief), John Pidverney, Elizabeth Rassulo, Carl Schorske, John Stewart, and mayors Philip White and Frank Yovino. Subjects include business, work, school, the Depression era, women's lives and work experiences, the black experience in Tuckahoe and Westchester County, police, immigrants, and family life. Also included are related clippings and notes.
Digital Status: No
Existing IDs: (NIC)NYWR893-760-0006
Extent: ca. .5 cubic ft.
Finding Aid: A catalog record is available in Excelsior: New York State Library/Archives/Museum Catalog
Interviewees: Maybelle Callender, Robert Creamer, Lucille Gorman, Ann Hecht, Henry Norman, John Pidverney, Elizabeth Rassulo, Carl Schorske, John Stewart, Philip White Frank Yovino
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American police
African Americans--New York (State)