Otis R. Anthony
University of South Florida Libraries
Betty Brown discusses the creation of Progress Village, a housing project in Tampa, and describes her involvement with the Young Adults for Progressive Action, which was a civic group that organized anti-segregation activities.
African Americans, Housing, Florida, Tampa, History
1 sound file (62 min.) and 1 transcript (15 p.)
African Americans--Housing--Florida--Tampa; African Americans--Florida; African Americans--History--Florida
Progress Village (Tampa, Fla.)
Interview conducted August 9, 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
Brown, Betty, "Betty Brown Oral History Interview" (2009). Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida Oral History Project. 75.