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Jessie Jolliff discusses her childhood in Tampa during the 1920s and 1930s. Particular emphasis is given to the schools she attended and to playing baseball. Also mentioned are politics and the Clara Frye Hospital.
African Americans, Florida, History
1 sound file (38 min.) : digital, MPEG4 file + ;
African Americans--Florida; African Americans--History--Florida
Oral histories; Online audio
Interview conducted March 23, 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
Jolliff, 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 Jolliff" (2009). Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida Oral History Project. 38.