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Oral history interview with Scott Norris

Interviewee:
Scott, Norris
Additional interviewee:
Scott, Mrs. Norris
Creator:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description:
Sound recording: 1 sound cassette
Sound recording: 1 sound disk CD-R (00:38:28). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ
Sound recording: 1 sound disk CD-R (01:17:01). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ
Sound recording: 1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV
Culture:
African American
Type:
Sound recordings
Oral history
Interviews
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1975
Notes:
The Center for Anacostia Studies was the predecessor of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum research department.
Summary:
An interview of Scott Norris and his wife conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.
Norris Scott recalls growing up in Anacostia, where he was born in 1888. He discusses the different occupations of white and black residents, the types of homes people had, community organizations, and issues with sanitation in the area.
Cite as:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
AV002908
AV003008
AV003011
AV002851
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Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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