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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Elizabeth Cardozo Barker
RLIN number: NXCP86-A23
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Black Women Oral History Project
Description: Origins of family's beauty business, Atlantic City, 1920s; family genealogy; St. Francis de Sales Convent School, Virginia; cosmetology: training, hair styling and products for blacks, influence of Emma Warrick, apprentice system, rehabilitation work; member, Board of Cosmetology, Washington, D.C. 1961-1976.
Extent: Transcript: 42 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact Schlesinger Library for information. Original oral history held by: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College, Cambridge, MA 02138.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1977 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Barker, Elizabeth Cardozo, 1900-1981
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1900
Speaker occupation: Cosmetologist
Age at speaking: 77
Document date: 1977
Interviewer: Greenlee, Marcia M.
Topics discussed - Other terms: Barker, Elizabeth Cardozo, 1900-1981; Beauty culture; Beauty operators
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0016531-11974