Rondo Oral History Project: Interview with Barbara "Petey" Vassar Gray

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Titles Rondo Oral History Project: Interview with Barbara "Petey" Vassar Gray
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Barbara "Petey" Vassar Gray grew up as a "Vassar Girl" in the Rondo neighborhood. After graduating from Mechanic Arts High School, she went on to attend the University of Minnesota and received a Master’s Degree from the College of St. Catherine. She went on to become the assistant director of a tri-county library system near Detroit, Michigan. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Her upbringing in the Rondo neighborhood; relation with Saint Philips Episcopal Church in her personal and social life; experience in Mechanic Arts High School as a student; working as an assistant director in Detroit; her internal strength, power and willingness to not accept less than she deserves.
Quantity 1 sound cassette
53 pages transcript
2 audio files
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:16:26 running time
Creation Interviewer: Cavett, Kate
Interviewee: Gray, Barbara Vassar
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 06/04/2004
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 110.13 (Library Call Number)
AV2007.22.13 (Accession Number)
More Info Collection Finding Aid
MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Rondo Oral History Project'


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