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Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Caplan, Marvin

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2000-018
Dates: Majority of material found within Circa 1958-1996

Francine Berkowitz interview, 2017-07-18

Identifier: dcpl_dcohc005
Scope and Contents

In this interview, Francine Berkowitz discusses growing up in Northeast Washington in a predominantly lower-middle class Jewish neighborhood. She also describes attending Tifereth Israel Synagogue, school integration, shopping, and her career with the Smithsonian.

Dates: 2017-07-18

Martha Saragovitz and Barbara Saragovitz interview, 2017-10-05

Identifier: dcpl_dcohc005
Scope and Contents

In this interview with Barbara and Martha Saragovitz, the sisters discuss growing up in Lamond Riggs, when the neighborhood was brand new and largely Jewish. They recount their experiences during the real estate blockbusting and their family's eventual move to Capitol Hill in 1963. Martha remembers a few violent incidents after moving to Southwest, D.C., and her time as an undergraduate at American University.

Dates: 2017-10-05