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Swampoodle (Washington, D.C.)

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Series 6: Federal City College Oral History Project, 2018

Identifier: dcpl_dcohc006
Scope and Contents

This project documents the history of Federal City College (FCC), an experiment in public higher education for the people of Washington, D.C.

Dates: 2018

Wes Morrison interview, 2022-12-28

Identifier: rwhc_ohp_2022_009.wav
Abstract In this oral history interview, Mr. Wes Morrison discusses his life and experiences moving from Durham, North Carolina, to Washington, D.C., in 1959. The interview begins with a discussion of Mr. Morrison’s early life in Durham. Mr. Morrison talks about his grandmother and aunt, who raised him, and the Brookstown community in which they lived. He also shares memories of his upbringing and educational experiences in Durham and discusses racial segregation and race relations in the city. Mr....
Dates: Other: 2022-12-28