An oral history interview with Evelyn Bowman, November 29, 2011

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Abstract/Description:In this interview, Evelyn Bowman discusses growing up in the Historic Fulton neighborhood of Richmond, Va.; her early school years and teachers that influenced her; jobs and social activities in Historic Fulton; her education at Virginia Union University; her teaching career in public schools; churches and church activities in Historic Fulton; her work with the Fulton Improvement Association and her thoughts on the Historic Fulton renewal project; memorable Historic Fulton residents and businesses; and things she would like to see for the Historic Fulton community in the future.
Subject(s):City/State: Richmond (Va.)
Time Period: Twentieth century
Richmond (Va.) -- Social conditions
Urban renewal -- Virginia -- Richmond
African American women teachers -- Virginia -- Interviews
Neighborhoods -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Social conditions
Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority
Bowman, Evelyn -- Childhood and youth -- Anecdotes
Bowman, Evelyn -- Interviews
Date Created:2011-11-29