Sheila Lewis Oral History Transcription



Sheila Lewis Oral History Transcription


This interview with Sheila Lewis covers her early life growing up in Fairfax County in the 1950s. The interview included her experience of attending school during segregation at the all-Black elementary school Eleven Oaks, located in Fairfax City, VA. She discusses some of the teachers at the elementary school, in addition to her commute to school. She talks about her experience going to Luther Jackson, an all-Black high school in Fairfax, VA. The interview includes some of the activities and clubs that she participated in along with her further education at Howard University.

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Amon, Rachel; Lewis, Sheila

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Dobberteen, Anne

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