Rodriguez, Cheryl Rene; Baber, Ginger
University of South Florida Libraries
Essie Mae Reed, a longtime community activist, describes some of the African American businesses on Central Avenue. She also discusses her involvement in the community, including running for Tampa's City Council in 1972.
African Americans, Florida, History
1 sound file (60 min.) : digital, MPEG4 file + ;
African Americans--Florida; African Americans--History--Florida
Oral histories; Online audio
Interview conducted May 15, 1994. Interviewed by Cheryl Rodriguez and Ginger Baber.
University of South Florida
Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida oral history project
Reed, Essie Mae; University of South Florida Libraries -- Florida Studies Center.|Oral History Program; and University of South Florida -- Tampa Library, "Essie Mae Reed" (2009). Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida Oral History Project. 61.