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Oral history interview with Mary Kidd

Object Details

Scope and Contents note
An interview of Mary Kidd conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Mary Kidd discusses life in Anacostia after she moved to the neighborhood in 1962.She talks about education, occupations, a poverty program she worked on with the Southeast Housing Order, and gives her opinions on community leaders such as Jim Coates, Stan Anderson, and Theresa Jones.
1 Sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:54:14)))
1 Sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV. )))
1 Sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:54:14). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Collection Citation
Anacostia Oral History Project, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
ACMA.09-006, File ACMA AV002849
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