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Title
Interview with Mrs. Ruth Wright
Creator
Pasadena Museum of History
Kelley, Robin
Wright, Ruth
Date Created and/or Issued
1984-09-05
Contributing Institution
Pasadena Museum of History
Collection
California Revealed from Pasadena Museum of History
Rights Information
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Rights Holder and Contact
Pasadena Museum of History
Date of Copyright
1984-09-05
Description
Interview with Mrs. Ruth Wright. Ruth Wright was born in Pasadena and her family is one of the pioneer families of Pasadena. Her parents moved to Pasadena from Georgia in 1906 where her father got a job hauling objects for other people and businesses. She was married to John Wright, the founder of the Pasadena NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People). She was a member of the First African Methodist Church, which she joined when she was 12 years old.
Type
moving image
Format
1/2 inch videotape
Form/Genre
Oral histories
Extent
1 Tape of 1
Identifier
BH-VC-9
cphi_000010
Language
English
Subject
African Americans--California--Los Angeles
Place
Pasadena (Calif.)
Relation
Guide to the Black History collection, 1984-1999
http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/tf0g50015t
Provenance
Pasadena Museum of History
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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