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 George Patterson and his stepmother Elise Patterson conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.
George Patterson discusses his memories of Anacostia. Topics include the ethnic and racial makeup of the area, recreational activities, common occupations, and the typical family structure found in the neighborhood.
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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