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Oral history interview with William Dyson

Interviewee:
Dyson, William
Additional interviewee:
Dyson, Mrs. William
Creator:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description:
Sound recording: 1 sound cassette (00:53:09)
Sound recording: 1 sound disk CD-R (00:53:09) 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 William Dyson and his wife conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.
William Dyson and his wife recall their lives in Anacostia, where Mr. Dyson lived beginning in 1915 and where they lived as a couple beginning in 1931. They discuss the ethnic and racial makeup of the area, churches and family life, and police relations within the community.
Cite as:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
AV002926
AV002982
AV002858
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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