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Reminiscences of Sara Tanksley Clark : oral history, 2002.

Creator: Clark, Sara Tanksley
Project: September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 25 p. sound recording: 1 sound cassette (56 min.).
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Animal Rescue Worker.

Scope and Contents

Childhood: Long Island, N.Y.; career: work in Kitty King animal shelter; animal care education, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [A.S.P.C.A.], Center for Animal Care and Control [C.A.C.C.] in New York City; 9/11: witness to first tower collapse, evacuation from downtown; post-9/11: effect on animals, ASPCA and PETA [People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals] response, increase in pet adoptions, media attention, need for leadership.


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