Dr. Juanita Patience Moss Oral History Interview

Created by
National Museum of African American History and Culture, American, founded 2003
Recorded by
Patrick Telepictures, Inc., American
Interview of
Dr. Moss, Juanita Patience, American, born 1932
Interviewed by
Hyppolite, Joanne
Subject of
C. Edgar Patience, American, 1906 - 1972
Date
November 3, 2016
Medium
digital
Dimensions
Duration (2016.129.17.1a): 38.1 minutes
Duration (2016.129.17.2a): 37.7 minutes
Description
The oral history consists of 2016.129.17.1a and 2016.129.17.2a: two versions (unedited, and edited) of a single digital video recording.
63.81855 GB
Dr. Juanita Patience Moss was interviewed as part of the NMAAHC Donor Oral History Collection. Dr. Moss donated some of her father, C. Edgar Price's equipment and art work to the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
In this oral history interview Dr. Juanita Patience Moss discusses her father C. Edgar Patience’s life and work at length-including the Anthracite coal industry and how he became an artist in this medium. She also discusses the African American community of West Pittston, Pennsylvania.
Place collected
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
West Pittston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, 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
Art
Communities
Families
Labor
Museums
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.129.17.1a-.2a
Restrictions & Rights
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53c957027-1aad-4358-a023-9ab83634f09e