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Rondo Oral History Project: Interview with Ora Lee O'Neal Patterson
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Ora Lee O'Neal Patterson grew up in the Rondo neighborhood and attended activities at the Hallie Q. Brown Community Center and Pilgrim Baptist Church. She attended primary schools with predominantly white classmates. Her mother was an active homemaker and her father was active in the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, the Pullman porters' union. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Tales of daily life in Rondo; attending activities at the Hallie Q. Brown Community Center and Pilgrim Baptist Church; attending a predominantly white school and her experience there that prepared her for the larger community and politics; her love for classical music.
1 sound cassette
61 pages transcript
2 audio files
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
01:26:45 running time
Interviewer: Cavett, Kate
Interviewee: Patterson, Ora Lee O'Neal
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 110.24 (Library Call Number)
AV2007.22.24 (Accession Number)
Collection Finding Aid
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Rondo Oral History Project'