Sound recording: 1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
The Center for Anacostia Studies was the predecessor of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum research department.
An interview of Mary Kidd conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.
Mary Kidd discusses life in Anacostia after she moved to the neighborhood in 1962.She talks about education, occupations, a poverty program she worked on with the Southeast Housing Order, and gives her opinions on community leaders such as Jim Coates, Stan Anderson, and Theresa Jones.
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
No online access due to privacy. Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu