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Reminiscences of Pleasant Harrison : oral history, 1979.

Creator: Harrison, Pleasant, 1915-
Project: Black women oral history project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 92 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Civil servant.

Scope and Contents

Family background; early employment; separation and marriage; importance of religion; occupational injury; difficulty in getting disability payments; night school education; encounters with racial prejudice; ideas on welfare and women's movement; hobbies and crafts; experiences building own house at age 46.

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