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Oral history interview with Maggie Taylor

Object Details

Scope and Contents note
An interview of Maggie Taylor conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Maggie Taylor remembers her life growing up in Anacostia, discussing dances and other recreational activities. She also shares stories of individuals working to save money to move to California and New York, and recalls her own experiences traveling outside of Anacostia by train.
1 Sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:36:05). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 Sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:36:05)))
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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