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Creator:University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Title:New London Road/Cleveland Avenue oral histories and research materials
Date(s):2004-2006
Call No:MSS 0642
Abstract:This collection contains 22 oral history interviews providing a wealth of information on history and culture of the New London Road/Cleveland Avenue community in Newark, Delaware. These interviews, collected during[...] two oral history projects by University of Delaware Professor Bernard L. Herman and students from 2004-2006, feature members of the New London Road community and discuss various aspects of life in the predominantly African-American community. The collection contains transcripts of selected interviews created by students as well as research data, recipes, and galley proofs for the book "Food Always Brings People Together: recipes, poems, and stories from the New London Road community, Newark, Delaware," written by the University of Delaware Center for Material Culture Studies, under the direction of Professor Herman.
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Subjects:African American fraternal organizations--History--20th century | African American churches-History--20th century | African American schools-History--20th century | African American cooking--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Title:Chrysler Corporation Newark Assembly Plant oral history collection
Date(s):2011
Call No:MSS 0643
Abstract:This collection consists of digital audio interviews with twelve former employees of the Chrysler Assembly Plant in Newark, Delaware. These interviews were conducted by University of Delaware students in HIST[...] 667: Oral History, taught by Professor Roger Horowitz, in the Spring semester of 2011.
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Subjects:Automobile industry and trade--Delaware--Newark--History--20th century | Labor unions--Delaware--Newark--History--20th century | Plant shutdowns--Delaware--Newark--History--20th century | Industrial productivity--United States--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Title:Delaware Afro-Latina oral histories collection
Date(s):2009
Call No:MSS 0661
Abstract:This collection of raw and edited footage of interviews of Newark, Delaware, area Afro-Latinas was created in Spring 2009 by students in a Women's Studies course (WOMS 410) at the[...] University of Delaware. Included are Mini-DV tapes containing raw footage of the interviews and DVDs containing the edited interviews.
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Subjects:African Americans--Delaware | Blacks--Race identity--Latin America | Hispanic Americans--Delaware | Oral History--Delaware--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Delaware Academy of Science. Iron Hill Museum
Title:Iron Hill Museum oral history recordings and transcripts
Date(s):2003-2010
Call No:MSS 0587
Abstract:The Iron Hill Museum oral history collection consists of 37 interviews (recorded on 59 audio cassettes) documenting the history of the Iron Hill School #112C, which was one of the[...] African American schools built in Delaware with funds provided by Pierre S. du Pont. Additional interviews in this collection document life in the Iron Hill community and nearby Pleasant Valley, as well as education provided in a few other Delaware schools in Hockessin, Milton, and Claymont.
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Subjects:African Americans--Education--Delaware--History--20th century | Education--Newark (Del.)--History--20th century | Oral History--Delaware--Newark--20th century | Segregation in education--Delaware--History--20th century | More Subjects