Anthony, Otis R.
University of South Florida Libraries
Jessie West describes how the Depression affected African Americans in Tampa. She also discusses living conditions in Quincy, Florida during the 1910s, and describes a lynching that took place there between 1917 and 1918.
African Americans, Florida, History
1 sound file (15 min.) : digital, MPEG4 file + ;
African Americans--Florida; African Americans--History--Florida
Oral histories; Online audio
Interview conducted September 13, 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.
University of South Florida
Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida oral history project
West, Jessie; Black History Research Project of Tampa; University of South Florida Libraries -- Florida Studies Center.|Oral History Program; and University of South Florida -- Tampa Library, "Jessie West" (2009). Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida Oral History Project. 37.