An Interview with Gloria Fox, June 10, 2009 [sound recording]
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Lower Roxbury Black History Project Creator (Creator)
Fox, Gloria (Interviewee)
Parker, Lolita, Jr. (Interviewer)
Date created
June 10, 2009
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Sound recording-nonmusical
Sound recordings
Sound Recording
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born digital
An interview with Gloria Fox (1942-), a Massachusetts State Representative. Fox grew up in foster care and lived in homes scattered throughout Greater Boston. As a single mother raising two sons, she settled in Roxbury and began volunteering as an organizer for community groups, like the Model Neighborhood Board, that fought to make minority voices heard in urban renewal projects. Fox describes her journey from community organizing to the Massachusetts House of Representatives. This interview was collected as part of Northeastern University's Lower Roxbury Black History Project (2007-2009).
An Interview with Gloria Fox, June 10, 2009, Lower Roxbury Black History Project records, 2007-2009 (M165), Archives and Special Collections Department, Northeastern University Libraries, Box 3, EH 1.
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Lower Roxbury Black History Project records (M165)
An Interview with Gloria Fox
Subjects and keywords
Fox, Gloria
African American neighborhoods -- Massachusetts -- Boston
African American women -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Community development, Urban -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Women in community organization -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Oral history
Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)
African Americans
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