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The Local History and Genealogy Library is dedicated to collecting, preserving, and providing access to the history of Mobile, and the greater Gulf Coast region.

Mobile Tricentennial Video Oral History Project Interview Clips

Title

Mobile Tricentennial Video Oral History Project Interview Clips

Description

Oral history interviews of elders in Mobile's African American community

Creator

National African American Archives & Museum,
Museum of Mobile

Publisher

Mobile Public Library

Date

1999-2002

Contributor

Kern Jackson

Language

English

Type

Oral history interviews

Identifier

Mobile-VOHP-Clips

Items in the Mobile Tricentennial Video Oral History Project Interview Clips Collection

Olney Lucious talks about his experiences as a musician in Mobile

Martha West Davis talks about her grandfather, Cudjo Lewis, the Clotilde, Cudjo's funeral, Mon Louis Island, the Plateau Community, etc.

Eoline Pope Scott and Odile Pope Owen talk about their father in the Excelsior Band and family memories

Part of the VOHP interview of Paulette Davis Horton, discussing her book, Avenue, the People, the Places, the Memories, and discussing her experiences interviewing Mobilians for the book