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This interview was conducted with Gela Sandage Brooks on April 27, 2011. Ms. Brooks discusses her time as a student at Lakeland School, Greenbelt Jr. High, High Point High School, and the University of Maryland. Ms. Brooks also talks about being a…

Violetta Sharps Jones education 5-1-2011.mp3
A conversation with Violetta Sharps Jones on her experiences growing up and going to school in Lakeland during segregation.

“All of the teachers were amazing” ~ the teachers, at the Lakeland schools, made sure every student was…

Mr. Arthur Dock was born and raised in North Brentwood, Maryland. His father was a sand and gravel employee, and his mother, who worked as a domestic, passed away when Mr. Dock was a young boy. His aunt helped to raise Arthur and his three siblings.…

4.30 1.2 MD Day.mp3
This is an interview conducted during Maryland Day, 2011. The interviewees answer questions on topics of sports in Lakeland, segregation outside of the community, bussing and integration of the school system, Lakeland's interaction with the…

4.27 Focus Group.mp3
This is an audio recording of an open panel discussion about Lakeland and the surrounding areas’ history of African American education, which allowed all participants to contribute when compelled. Participants included former residents of Lakeland… Oral Histories/L-012.mp3
This interview of Dervy Lomax by Neil (last name unknown) is one of two interviews Mr. Lomax has given as part of the Lakeland Community Heritage Project's oral history archive. The interview is broken into two parts: basic biographical data about…
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