Our Gathering Places Oral History Project: Interview with Roberta Davis

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Titles Our Gathering Places Oral History Project: Interview with Roberta Davis
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Roberta Davis is a jazz singer. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Experiences with racism and discrimination; influence of music on her life; work as a singer and gospel choir director; jazz greats; life in Rondo neighborhood; work as an activist for the Poor People’s Campaign; travels; health insurance and physical ailments; her parents.
Quantity 2 hour sound cassette
22 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:20:52 running time
Creation Interviewee: Davis, Roberta
Interviewer: Morehouse, Kari
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 08/05/1997
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 100 (Library Call Number)
AV2003.65.5 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Our Gathering Places Oral History Project'


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