Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Marjorie Wilkins

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Titles Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Marjorie Wilkins
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Mrs. Wilkins was born in Duluth on May 3, 1923. She is the daughter of Mr. George B. Kelley and Mrs. Leona (Burrels) Kelley. Mr. and Mrs. Kelley were both born in Gallipolis, Ohio, on April 12, 1876 and September 15, 1882 respectively. At the time of the interview Mrs. Wilkins was a registered nurse and for a number of years she was the president of the Duluth branch of the NAACP. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Mrs. Wilkins discusses growing up in Duluth and discrimination in that city. She also discusses contempory problems facing the city's black community.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
15 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:42:007 running time
Creation Interviewee: Wilkins, Marjorie
Interviewer: Taylor, David Vassar
Interviewer: Foster, W. J. Musa
Interviewer: Simba, Malik
Made in: Duluth, Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/09/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 43.31 (Library Call Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Black History Project'


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