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Oral history interview with Ella Bransom

Object Details

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.
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))
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Collection Citation
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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