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Interview with Ruth Wright
Pasadena Museum of History
Kelley, Robin
Wright, Ruth
Contributing Institution
Pasadena Museum of History
California Revealed from Pasadena Museum of History
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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.
Audio cassette
Oral histories
1 Tape of 1
African Americans--California--Los Angeles
Pasadena (Calif.)
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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