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Latino Youth in the Humanities Oral History Project Washington, District of Columbia, United States. From 1981 – 1982 the Latin American Youth Center in Washington, D.C., conducted approximately 47 oral history interviews of which 24 were donated to the Washingtoniana division. The project’s directors were Lisa Wheaton and Lesley Rankin-Hill. The project was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities. High school students conducted the interviews. The project documents general historical information and experiences of Washington’s Latino community. [View Collection Details] [View Repository Details]
Washington Entrepreneurs Project of Strayer College Independent Business Owners Oral History Washington, District of Columbia, United States. From 1979 – 1981 the Strayer College in Washington, D.C., conducted approximately 24 oral history interviews. The project’s director was Richard Voelkel, Professor of History, Economics, and Urban Sociology at Strayer. Companies selected were at least 30 years old and owner-operated. Voelkel conducted the interviews of the children and grandchildren who are now running the companies. [View Collection Details] [View Repository Details]