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Oral history interview with Rev. Eugene Wright

Object Details

Scope and Contents note
An interview of Rev. Eugene Wright conducted 1970 December 12 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Reverend Eugene Wright discusses his memories of the Anacostia neighborhood around 1940, when the Barry Farms projects were built on Nichols Avenue. Topics include occupations, education, recreational activities, and community organizations that were active at that time.
1 Sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:55:02)))
1 Sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:55:02). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 Sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV. )))
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Collection Citation
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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