Cheryl Bailey Solomon Oral History Interview

Created by
National Museum of African American History and Culture, American, founded 2003
Recorded by
Patrick Telepictures, Inc., American
Interview of
Solomon, Cheryl Bailey, American, born 1959
Interviewed by
Salahu-Din, Deborah Tulani, American
Subject of
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, American, founded 1913
Coppin State University, American, founded 1900
Date
July 27, 2016
Medium
digital
Dimensions
Duration (2016.129.10.1a): 35.6 minutes
Duration (2016.129.10.2a): 35 minutes
Description
The oral history consists of 2016.129.10.1a and 2016.129.10.2a: two versions (unedited, and edited) of a single digital video recording.
53.0292 GB
Cheryl Bailey Solomon was interviewed as part of the NMAAHC Donor Oral History Collection. Ms. Solomon donated several Delta Sigma Theta items including bucket hats, pledge pins, a water glass, and a floor mat, to the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
In this oral history interview Cheryl Bailey Solomon talks about why she pledged Delta Sigma Theta while attending the HBCU Coppin State College and what that experience was like.
Place collected
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
The Collection Donor Oral History Project
Classification
Media Arts-Film and Video
Type
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Topic
Education
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)
Museums
Sororities
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.129.10.1a-.2a
Restrictions & Rights
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd572ff5a6d-1cd2-4376-baf8-d97d490ca4e0