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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Eva Beatrice Dykes
RLIN number: NXCP89-A2
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Black Women Oral History Project
Description: Family background, childhood experiences in Washington, D.C.; education Howard University, 1911-1915, AB Radcliffe 1916, first black woman to receive PhD at Radcliffe, 1921; teacher Walden University, 1917, Howard University, 1929-44, Oakwood College, 1944-68; religious and musical activities, publications, memberships in scholarly societies, honors and awards; opinions on racism, sex discrimination, marriage, death.
Extent: Transcript: 19 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information. Original of oral history is held by: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College, Cambridge, MA 02138.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1977 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Dykes, Eva Beatrice, 1893-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1893
Speaker occupation: Educator
Age at speaking: 84
Document date: 1977
Interviewer: Tate, Merze, 1905-
Organizations discussed: Howard University, Washington, DC
Locations discussed: District of Columbia; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African American college teachers; African American women--Education; African Americans--Education; District of Columbia; Howard University, Washington, DC; North America; Oral history; Race relations--United States; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Dykes, Eva Beatrice, 1893-
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020773-16214