Title
An Interview with Gretchen L. Flippin Jackson, April 10, 2009 [sound recording]
Creator
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Lower Roxbury Black History Project Creator (Creator)
Contributor
Jackson, Gretchen L. Flippin (Interviewee)
Shaw, Sarah-Ann (Interviewer)
Parker, Lolita, Jr. (Interviewer)
Language
English
Date created
April 10, 2009
Type of resource
Sound recording-nonmusical
Genre
Sound recordings
Interviews
Format
Sound Recording
Digital origin
born digital
Abstract/Description
An interview with Gretchen L. Flippin Jackson (1919-2012), former newspaper columnist, radio host, and co-owner of the Douglas Square Pharmacy. Jackson was the first woman to host her own radio show in Boston. Jackson describes how she acquired the pharmacy with her late husband, and she discusses founding the the Gretchen Jackson Model Agency. Jackson also spends some time identifying photographs. This interview was collected as part of Northeastern University's Lower Roxbury Black History Project (2007-2009).
Citation/Reference
An Interview with Gretchen L. Flippin Jackson, April 10, 2009 Lower Roxbury Black History Project records, 2007-2009 (M165), Archives and Special Collections Department, Northeastern University Libraries, EH2.
Related item
Lower Roxbury Black History Project records (M165)
An Interview with Gretchen L. Flippin Jackson
Subjects and keywords
Jackson, Gretchen L. Flippin
African American radio broadcasters -- Massachusetts -- Boston
African American women -- Massachusetts -- Boston
African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Social conditions
Oral history
Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)
African Americans
Permanent URL
Identifier
JacksonGretchen_20090410_Audio
Restriction on access
This interview is restricted. Permission to access this interview is required by the University Archivist.
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