Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Boyd A. Wright Sr.
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Mr. Wright was born December 20, 1916 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His parents, John S. Wright and Fanny Hall Wright, migrated to Minnesota in 1899 from Camelsburg, Kentucky. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Mr. Wright discusses the backgrounds of his parents and grandparents, the establishment of the family homestead in Robbinsdale (now Crystal), Hennepin County, Minnesota and connections with the Twin Cities black communities.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
29 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:10:06 running time
Creation Interviewee: Wright, Boyd A. Sr.
Interviewer: Taylor, David Vassar
Made in Crystal, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Crystal, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 06/22/1974
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 43.32
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Black History Project'

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