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Oral history interview with Norris Scott

Object Details

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