An Interview with Harry Barnes, June 8, 2009 [sound recording]
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Lower Roxbury Black History Project Creator (Creator)
Barnes, Harry (Interviewee)
Parker, Lolita, Jr. (Interviewer)
Date created
June 08, 2009
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Sound recording-nonmusical
Sound recordings
Sound Recording
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born digital
An interview with Harry Barnes (1945-), a retired American basketball player. Born in Youngston, Ohio, Barnes moved to Roxbury when he was nine years old. He played basketball collegiately for the Northeastern University Huskies, then went on to play in the NBA for the San Diego Rockets (1968-69). Barnes describes the impact of the Exquisites, a high school club mentored by Reverend Michael Haynes and Clarence "Jeep" Jones, on his educational prospects and athletic career. This interview was collected as part of Northeastern University's Lower Roxbury Black History Project (2007-2009).
An Interview with Harry Barnes, June 8, 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 Harry Barnes
Subjects and keywords
Barnes, Harry
African American basketball players -- Massachusetts -- Boston
African American neighborhoods -- Massachusetts -- Boston
African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Social conditions
Oral history
Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)
African Americans
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