Title created by ACMA staff based on contents of recording and location of recording.
The collection, Street Interviews, contains a series of interviews conducted with locals at various locations around Washington, D.C.'s Anacostia neighborhood between April 3 and July 27, 1972. The five areas of focus for the street interviews include housing, unemployment, education, crime, and drugs. Interviews were conducted by James Campbell with Vilma Beraroucci running the camera. Most of the interviews were transferred to VHS in August 1990.
James Campbell interviews Washington, D.C. residents about unemployment; looking for and securing employment; job and training opportunities; and unemployment compensation. Interviews conducted outside of the Employment Security Building.
Interviews. Part of Street Interviews. Undated.
Street Interviews: Employment Security Building, Record Group 09-024, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
African American neighborhoods
No online access due to privacy. Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist at ACMarchives@si.edu