Crash Course: Collecting African-American Oral Histories

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Three people are seated in a row together, on the far left a person holds a writing utensil and some paper and is leaning in to look at the person in the middle who is sitting with their hands folded in their lap and looking at the camera, the person on the far right is also leaning in and looking at the person in the center and is holding up a microphone
Charles “Teenie” Harris; Mrs. Earsley Kincaid and Lee Doris holding WILY radio station microphone, posed on either side of former slave Sabre “Mother” Washington, in her home on Conemaugh Street, another version, 1954; Carnegie Museum of Art: Heinz Family Fund. ©️ Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles “Teenie” Harris Archive