Dr. Maureen Elgersman Lee, Rachel Talbot Ross, Home Is Where I Make It, Oral Histories, Portland, Lewiston-Auburn, Lewiston, Auburn, High School Students, African Americans in Maine, Inter-Generational Study, African American Culture, Williams Temple Church of God in Christ, Green Memorial AME Zion Church, Julia Wise, Portland High School
This oral history project was directed by Dr. Maureen Elgersman Lee, of USM, and Rachel Talbot Ross. The interviews were conducted by local high school students. The Collection includes transcripts, photographs and audiotapes from the two phases of the project, which documented African American life in the Greater Portland and Lewiston-Auburn areas.
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Home Is Where I Make It - Oral History Collection, African American Collection of Maine, Jean Byers Sampson Center for Diversity in Maine, University of Southern Maine Libraries.