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Interview with the Mims Family--Interview with Ora Ballard
Pasadena Museum of History
Ballard, Ora
Mims Family
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Pasadena Museum of History
California Revealed from Pasadena Museum of History
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Includes the Mims Family history. Don Mims was a teacher in the Los Angeles public school system. LeRoy Mims and his wife Rosebud owned a joint barber shop-beauty salon in Pasadena in 1959. The Mims family interview is included in parts 1-3, stops at 03:11 of part 3 and continues again on part 4. Includes the Ballard Family history and interview with Ora Ballard. The Ballard family is one of the pioneer families in Pasadena. They moved to Los Angeles in 1891 and to Pasadena soon after. They were very active in cultural and religious life in Pasadena. The interview is included on part 3 and begins at 05:00 and ends at 31:23.
Audio cassette
Oral histories
2 Tapes of 2
BH-AC-12; BH-AC-13; BH-04-3
cphi_00009_t1; cphi_00009_t2
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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