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Oral history interview with James Banks

Interviewee:
Banks, James
Creator:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Our Lady of Perpetual Help
Physical description:
Sound recording: 1 sound cassette (00:45:17)
Sound recording: 1 sound cassette (00:44:02)
Sound recording: 1 sound disk CD-R (00:45:17). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ
Sound recording: 1 sound disk CD-R (00:44:02). 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 James Banks conducted 1975 September 22 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.Topics include the ethnic makeup and racial tension of the area, common occupations, policemen who worked the area, and Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church.
James Banks discusses growing up in Anacostia from 1920-1953.
Cite as:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
AV002934
AV002935
AV002957
AV002958
AV002862
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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