Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Louis Moore Sr.

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Titles Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Louis Moore Sr.
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Mr. Moore was born in New Richmond, Ohio in 1890 and moved to St. Paul in 1898. His wife, Cora, was born in New York City in 1897 and came to St. Paul in 1910. They were married in St. Paul in 1915 and have been prominent citizens of the St. Paul for over 50 years. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Mr. Moore recalls family history and discusses early community life, including various social clubs, institutions and business of the black community and the Summit Avenue area of St. Paul. Mrs. Moore also talks briefly about the St. Paul black community.
Quantity 3 hours sound cassette
65 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:12:48 running time
Creation Interviewee: Moore, Louis Pettis Sr.
Interviewer: Taylor, David Vassar
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 06/05/1974
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 43.15 (Library Call Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Black History Project'


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