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 Maggie Taylor conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.
Maggie Taylor remembers her life growing up in Anacostia, discussing dances and other recreational activities. She also shares stories of individuals working to save money to move to California and New York, and recalls her own experiences traveling outside of Anacostia by train.
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