D. Simone Logan Oral History Interview

Created by
National Museum of African American History and Culture, American, founded 2003
Recorded by
Patrick Telepictures, Inc., American
Interview of
Logan, D. Simone, American, born 1960
Interviewed by
Bryant, Aaron
Medium
digital
Dimensions
Duration (2016.129.16.1a): 51.1 minutes
Duration (2016.129.16.2a): 50.5 minutes
Type
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Yankton, South Dakota, United States, North and Central America
Date
August 18, 2016
Description
The oral history consists of 2016.129.16.1a and 2016.129.16.2a: two versions (unedited, and edited) of a single digital video recording.
80.10102 GB
Simone Durrah Logan was interviewed as part of the NMAAHC Donor Oral History Collection. Ms. Logan donated her family’s collection of historic photographs that document their family history back to the 19th Century to the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
In this oral history interview, Simone Durrah Logan talks about the fascinating family history behind the large collection of photographs she inherited from her father. This history includes migration from Alabama to Yankton, South Dakota. She also discusses her passion for Black history and genealogy which lead her to donate the photographs to the museum.
Unedited File: Unedited digital file of oral history interview. This file is necessary in case we need to refer to the original recording for any reason and/or want to use a portion of the file that has been edited out.
Edited File: Videographer has minimized or eliminated interruptions, false starts and any unnecessary sounds. An agreed upon slate has also been added with title, date, and logo. Separate files of the same interview have been concatenated. This is the copy that will be made available to the public and/or researchers and uploaded to the website.
Topic
African American
American South
American West
Families
Migrations
Museums
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.129.16.1a-2a
Restrictions & Rights
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
See more items in
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
The Collection Donor Oral History Project
Classification
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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