Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Maceo Simmons
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Mr. Simmons was born in Greensboro, Georgia on June 2, 1901. He came to St. Paul in 1919 and joined the Memorial Baptist Church (located at Fuller and Rice Streets) that year. He was a charter member (in 1922) of the St. Paul Baptist Church, which became the Mount Olivet Baptist Church. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Mr. Simmons discusses the history and growth of the Mount Olivet Church and its relationship to the black community of St. Paul.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
15 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:47:54 running time
Creation Interviewee: Simmons, Maceo
Interviewer: Taylor, David Vassar
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/31/1974
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 43.24
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Black History Project'

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