Audio Recordings Demonstration of a facial massage
McDowell, Rev. Louis
Family Run Businesses
McDowell'S Barber Shop (Paterson, N.J.)
- Demonstration of a facial massage
- Contributor Names
- McDowell, Rev. Louis (Narrator)
- Levitas, Susan, 1961- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - African Americans
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Work processes
- - Family-run businesses
- - Barbershops
- - McDowell's Barber Shop (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Reverend Louis McDowell, owner, McDowell's Barber Shop.
- - Summary of audio segment: You're supposed to get at least two massages a month to bring out the dirt in the pores. A lot of people try to do it at home, but they can't do it as well (running water sounds as he warms up towels for the customer's face). That opens the pores, then you make one a little colder and that'll close the pores; then the cream and the after shaving lotion will completely close the pores of the face.
- Digital Audio Tape
- Call Number
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-SL-A022
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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