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Narrative of the life of Tom Nelson
Pasadena Museum of History
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Pasadena Museum of History
California Revealed from Pasadena Museum of History
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Narrative of the life of Tom Nelson, a former Army Officer who fought for rights of African Americans to buy properties in exclusive residential sections of Pasadena. The proper title of narrative, as read by Tom Nelson, is "Pasadena History of the family of James Newton and Lucy Nelson, Lucille Helen Wertz Nelson and Thomas W. Nelson." According to consent documentation Mr. Nelson "refers to a Rev. Troy Owens [at 28:25]. It should be [Rev.] Owens Troy."
Audio cassette
Oral histories
1 Tape of 1
BH-AC-14; BH-D17-1
African Americans--California--Los Angeles
Nelson, Lucille Helen Wertz
Nelson, Lucy
Nelson, Tom
Newton, James
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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