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Anacostia Oral History Project

Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Anacostia Oral History Project  Search this
Extent:
140 sound recordings (72 sound cassettes ; 68 sound disk CD-Rs)
58 electronic discs (dvd) (58 data disk DVD-Rs)
2 Linear feet
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Sound recordings
Electronic discs (dvd)
Oral history
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1970-1975
bulk 1975-1975
Scope and Contents note:
The Anacostia Oral History Project Collection contains oral history interviews with 55 individuals who either grew up in or spent a considerable amount of time in the neighborhood. Interviewees discuss their memories of Anacostia dating back to the 1890s and points of focus include education, occupations, transportation, geographic boundaries, and recreational and community activities. The interviews were conducted and recorded on audiocassettes in 1975 through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum. Most of the interviews have been digitized and are accessible in the archive on CDs.
Biographical/Historical note:
The Center for Anacostia Studies was the predecessor of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum research department.
Related Archival Materials note:
The Anacostia Community Museum Archives also houses other oral histories of the area, including the ACM 25th Anniversary Oral History Project.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Genre/Form:
Oral history
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.09-006
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Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-09-006

ACM 25th Anniversary Oral History Project

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Names:
ACM 25th Anniversary Oral History Project  Search this
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Extent:
110 Sound cassettes
1.25 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Oral history
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1991-1992
bulk 1992
Scope and Contents note:
In 1992, The Anacostia Cmmunity Museum celebrated its 25th anniversary. In the year leading up to that event, oral history interviews with individuals engaged in the community and museum activities were gathered to document the workings of the Museum and help prepare for the 25th anniversary exhibition. All interviews were recorded on audiocassettes, which are currently stored at ACMA.
Related Archival Materials note:
The Anacostia Community Museum Archives also houses other oral histories of the area, including the Anacostia Oral History Project.
Provenance:
Materials were created as part of the Museum's 25th Anniversary exhibition and celebration.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Genre/Form:
Oral history
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
ACM 25th Anniversary Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.09-034
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ACM 25th Anniversary Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-09-034

Interview: Mr. and Mrs. John Dale, Part 2

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museums Collections and Research  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-03-27T15:37:24.000Z
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Youtube Category:
People & Blogs  Search this
See more by:
Anacostia_Community_Museums
YouTube Channel:
Anacostia_Community_Museums
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museums Collections and Research
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0CYeTnfjgsI

Oral history interview with Ella Bransom

Names:
Birney Elementary School  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People  Search this
Bransom, S. Leslie  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:46:18). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording (1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 31A, 31B
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Ella Bransom and her husband, S. Leslie Bransom, conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Ella Bransom discusses her time as a resident of Anacostia and her children's experience growing up in the area. Topics include her work with community organizations such as the Urban League, NAACP, and the National PTA, education at the Birney School, and the various occupations she's held throughout her life.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref103

Oral history interview with Carolyn Taylor Crocker

Names:
Birney Elementary School  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording (1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:49:14). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:02:56). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:49:14)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (01:02:56)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 25A & 25B
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Carolyn Taylor Crocker conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Carolyn Taylor Crocker recalls growing up in Anacostia beginning around 1904-5 until her marriage in 1924. Topics include her ancestry and schooling at the Birney School, her work at Western Union, and the difficulty her father had getting work as a laborer with no union. Crocker also talks about the Urban League and her friends' work with the League regarding segregation and discrimination.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref107

Oral history interview with James Johnson

Names:
Coates, Donna  Search this
Johnson, Marguerite  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R (01:10:06). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ.)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:10:06) digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV))
1 sound recording ((2 sound cassette (01:10:06)))
Container:
Box 1, Tape 63, 1 & 2
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of James Johnson conducted 1975 Oct. 9, by Donna Coats, for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum. ; James Johnson and his wife Marguerite discuss their childhoods in Anacostia during the 1930s and 40s.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref11

Oral history interview with Audrey Holte

Names:
Our Lady of Perpetual Help  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV. )))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:58:16). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:58:16)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 23
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Audrey Holte conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Audrey Holte discusses growing up in Anacostia. Topics include the boundaries of the neighborhood, occupations and education, recreational activities such as swimming in Eagle Harbor and other places on the Chesapeake Bay, and church activities at Our Lady of Perpetual Help.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref111

Oral history interview with William Dyson

Names:
Dyson, Mrs. William  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:53:09) digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:53:09)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 28
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
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.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref115

Oral history interview with Carrie Young

Names:
Frederick Douglass Home  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:42:21)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:42:2). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 27
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Carrie Young and his wife conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Carrie Young discusses her time in Anacostia since building her house there in 1940. Topics include housing projects such as the Frederick Douglass dwellings and the Stanton dwellings, family structure, recreational activities, and neighborhood landmarks like the Frederick Douglass Home.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref119

Oral history interview with Norris Scott

Names:
Birney Elementary School  Search this
Scott, Mrs. Norris  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:03:21). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 14A & 14B
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Norris Scott and his wife conducted 1971 October 22 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Norris Scott and his wife discuss the Old Birney School and other Anacostia landmarks that are now gone, such as Douglass Hall, where dances were held, and the little shops on Nichols Avenue.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref123

Oral history interview with Mary Cooke

Names:
Birney Elementary School  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:51:44)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:51:44). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 19
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Mary Cooke and his wife conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Mary Cooke discusses growing up and going to school in Anacostia. Topics include the Birney School and popular recreational activities such as needlework and the choral society.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref127

Oral history interview with James Banks

Names:
Our Lady of Perpetual Help  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:45:17)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:44:02)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:45:17). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:44:02). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 35, 1 & 2
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
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.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref131

Oral history interview with Arthur Morresett

Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:58:59). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:58:59)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 9
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Arthur Morresett conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Arthur Moresett discusses his memories of Anacostia, including the perceived boundaries of the neighborhood, recreational activities, and issues related to integration and segragation.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref135

Oral history interview with Charles Qualls

Names:
Frederick Douglass Home  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:32:39). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 8
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Charles Qualls conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Charles Qualls discusses his memories of Anacostia on subjects such as geographical boundaries, the ethnic and racial makeup of the community, and lower-income housing like Barry Farms. He recalls his efforts to restore the Frederick Douglass Home while he was chairman of the Coordinating Committee of Anacostia Vicinity.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref139

Oral history interview with John Dale

Names:
Birney Elementary School  Search this
Garfield Elementary School  Search this
Dale, Mrs. John  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:02:31). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:03:06). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:04:30). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:50:26). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((4 sound cassettes))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 7, 3 & 4
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of John Dale and his wife conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; John Dale discusses his time in Anacostia from 1892-1970. Topics include the geographic boundaries and limitations of Anacostia and Barry Farms, landmarks like the Bethlehem Church and the Robert G. Mason funeral home, churches, and the Garfield and Birney Schools.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref143

Oral history interview with Almore Dale

Names:
Anacostia National Bank  Search this
Birney Elementary School  Search this
Howard University  Search this
Our Lady of Perpetual Help  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:46:03). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((2 sound cassettes))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 6A & 6B
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Almore Dale conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Almore Dale discusses growing up in Anacostia and attending the Birney School and Howard University. He talks about the typical family structure and church going, naming Our Lady of Perpetual Help as the most popular church in the neighborhood when he was growing up, and describes the Anacostia Bank (now the Anacostia National Bank).
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref147

Oral history interview with Charles A. Williams

Names:
Coates, Donna  Search this
Dickens, Wanda  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:47:57 min.). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound casette (00:47:57 min.)))
Container:
Box 1, Tape 60
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
Williams discusses his life in Anacostia as a guard for various governmental agencies during the 1940s and 50s.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref15

Oral history interview with James E. Coates

Names:
Coates, Donna  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:46:58). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassettes (1:30:00)))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape n/a
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of James E. Coates conducted 1975 June 25, by Donna Coates, for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; James E. Coates is interviewed primarily about his civic activities, educational background, and career, with some information on childhood as he was born and raised in Foggy Bottom. He discusses attending church school and the Baptist Training Union as well as his participation in community organizations such as the Garfield Douglass Civic Association, the Fort Stanton Civic Association, and the Bernie Elementary school PTA.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref151

Oral history interview with Lue Blalock

Names:
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People  Search this
Johnson, Margaret E.  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:18:17). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((2 sound cassettes))
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 20A & 20B
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Lue Blalock conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Lue Blalock her life in Anacostia, mostly after the death of her husband in 1940. Topics include her occupation as an operator and the difficulty of finding work as a colored person during the depression era, schools and transportation in the neighborhood, the NAACP, and community leaders such as Margaret Johnson.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref155

Oral history interview with Edward Edwards

Names:
Garfield Elementary School  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
1 sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:04:25). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 sound recording ((1 sound cassette (01:04:25)))
Container:
Box 2, Tape 18
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Scope and Contents note:
An interview of Edward Edwards conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Edward Edwards is interviewed about his time in Anacostia. Focus is on his experience as a teacher beginning in 1937 and his appointment as principal of the Garfield and Turner schools in 1946.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Anacostia Oral History Project
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-006-ref159

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