An oral history interview with Estelle Braxton-Davis, January 19, 2012

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Abstract/Description:In this interview, Estelle Braxton-Davis discusses growing up in the Historic Fulton neighborhood of Richmond, Va., in the 1930s; memories of her early family life; her studies at Virginia State College; schools she attended and teachers that influenced her; churches in the community and the Historic Fulton Church Reunion; her teaching career in the Historic Fulton area; other Historic Fulton residents; promises that were made during the urban renewal project; and what she would like to see for the future of Historic Fulton.
Subject(s):City/State: Richmond (Va.)
Time Period: Twentieth century
Richmond (Va.) -- Social conditions
Urban renewal -- Virginia -- Richmond
African American women teachers -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Interviews
Neighborhoods -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Social conditions
Braxton-Davis, Estelle -- Childhood and youth -- Anecdotes
Braxton-Davis, Estelle -- Interviews
Date Created:2012-01-19