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Frederick Hollis interview, 2019-08-12

Identifier: dcpl_dcohc025_02.wav

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

D.C. Oral History Collaborative (DCOHC) is a citywide initiative to train community members in oral history skills, fund new and ongoing oral history projects, connect volunteers with oral history projects, and publicize existing oral history collections. DCOHC is a project of DC Public Library, HumanitiesDC, and the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. This collection contains oral history interviews, transcripts, and indexes produced by DCOHC grantees.


  • Creation: 2019-08-12


Language of Materials


Biographical / Historical

Frederick Hollis is a native Washingtonian and recalls his childhood memories of the Fort Totten Community, the muscle car races, his education and working as a D.C. firefighter for which is retired.


From the Collection: 1.13 Terabytes


Frederick Hollis discusses Fort Totten as a great place to grow up, playing sports, education, fashion, music and serving in the U.S. Army.

Repository Details

Part of the The People's Archive, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library Repository

901 G Street NW
4th Floor East
Washington DC 20001