Oral History

R. D and Euzelle Smith

Interviewed by Susan Simone on February 23, 1998

This interview is part of a group of interviews conducted by Susan Simone exploring the lives and struggle of various members of the Northside community: a historically black and primarily residential neighborhood located immediately northwest of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and downtown Chapel Hill, NC. The community has long been involved in a struggle to prevent developers from buying up property to build new and expensive housing developments that would break up the black community and drive low-income residents out of Chapel Hill, as Northside contains the majority of the remaining low-income housing in the city.

R. D and Euzelle Smith

Oral history interview of Smith, R.D. conducted by Simone, Susan on February 23, 1998.

Citation: Southern Oral History Program, “R. D and Euzelle Smith,” From the Rock Wall, accessed August 10, 2022, https://fromtherockwall.org/oral-histories/r-d-and-euzelle-smith.

Rights: Open for research. The Southern Oral History Program (SOHP) welcomes non-commercial use and access that qualifies as fair use to all unrestricted interview materials in the collection. The researcher must cite and give proper credit to the SOHP. The SOHP requests that the researcher informs the SOHP as to how and where they are using the material.

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