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Ruben Padgett discusses health care for elderly African Americans, describing the nursing home his family owns. Padgett served on the Hillsborough County Commission in the 1980s.
African Americans, Medical care, Nursing homes, Florida, Tampa, History
1 sound file (34 min.) : digital, MPEG4 file + ;
African Americans--Medical care; Nursing homes--Florida--Tampa; African Americans--Florida; African Americans--History--Florida
Oral histories, Online audio
Interview conducted July 10, 1978. Interviewed by Otis R. Anthony and members of the Black History Research Project of Tampa. Other interviewers for the Black History Research Project of Tampa were Fred Beaton, Joyce Dyer, Herbert Jones, and Shirley Smith.
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Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida oral history project
Padgett, Ruben; Black History Research Project of Tampa; University of South Florida Libraries -- Florida Studies Center.|Oral History Program; and University of South Florida -- Tampa Library, "Ruben Padgett" (2009). Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida Oral History Project. 11.