Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Sidonia Elizabeth Black

Transcript (PDF)


Titles Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Sidonia Elizabeth Black
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Mrs. Black was born in Richmond, Missouri on September 13, 1890. She is the daughter of Eliza J. Simpson and William Simpson. She moved to Duluth from Kansas City in 1907. She later left that city to live in Winnipeg, Canada and returned to Duluth in 1927. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Mrs. Black describes her life in Duluth and events in and the nature of the black community there.
Quantity 3 hours sound cassette
21 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:19:18 running time
Creation Interviewee: Black, Sidonia Elizabeth
Interviewer: Taylor, David Vassar
Interviewer: Simba, Malik
Interviewer: Foster, W. J. Musa
Made in: Duluth, Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/09/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 43.3 (Library Call Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Black History Project'


This browser does not support PDFs. Please download the PDF to view it: Download PDF.

User Comments

How Can We Help?

Know Something We Don't?

Please comment below if you are able to:

  • provide any additional information that will help us better understand or interpret these items
  • provide information that clarifies historical context of the item
  • report an error in the description


Name and Comment will be displayed publicly.

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)

I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.