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Document Details


Title: Annie B. Sawyer
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: California State University, Long Beach. Virtual Oral/Aural History Archive
Collection: Long Beach Area History: Community Builders
Description: Annie B. Sawyer came to Long Beach in 1936 when there was only one apartment building where African Americans could live. She found employment opportunities outside of domestic service to be limited, but she became successful representing the Black owned Golden State Mutual Life Insurance Company.
Original Language: English
Audio: [Audio available]
Speaker: Sawyer, Annie B.
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Clergy; Insurance executive
Document date: Undated
Locations discussed: California; Long Beach, CA; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African American women; African Americans--Employment; African Americans--Long Beach (Calif.); California; Insurance; Long Beach, CA; North America; Oral history; United States; Women clergy
ASP release: 2007-01
Document code: OHI0035224-38791