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Reminiscences of Zette Emmons : oral history, 2005.

Creator: Emmons, Zette
Project: September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript 30 pages sound recording 1 audio disc (75 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Manager, Traveling Museum Exhibitions.

Scope and Contents

Born San Francisco, CA (1946); education: B.A., M.A. University of California-Berkeley, Museum Studies Certificate NYU; trip to India: experience in Bangladesh War of 1971; Pre-9/11: move to England, Rhode Island, and South Street Seaport neighborhood of New York, NY; career: Museum of Modern Art, South Street Seaport Museum, Newark Museum; 9/11: discovery of events in Newark, reaction of neighbors; post-9/11: Lower Manhattan air quality, volunteer work at a nearby church, Muslim friend's experience with discrimination.


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