Interview Summary

Born in 1899 in Columbia, SC, Allen came to Philadelphia in 1923 with her husband whose uncle had a job for him. She did laundry and day work in the city from 1923 to 1960 before moving to North Philadelphia.

Interview Accession

2014oh150_gn002

Interviewee Name

Willa Allen

Interviewer Name

Donna DeVore

Interview Date

August 1984

Interview Partial Date

August 1984

Interview Rights

All rights to the interviews, including but not restricted to legal title, copyrights and literary property rights, have been transferred to the University of Kentucky Libraries.

Interview Usage

Interviews may be reproduced with permission from Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, Special Collections, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Restriction

No Restrictions

Interviews may be reproduced with permission from Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, Special Collections, University of Kentucky Libraries.

All rights to the interviews, including but not restricted to legal title, copyrights and literary property rights, have been transferred to the University of Kentucky Libraries.

Add this interview to your cart in order to begin the process of requesting access to a copy of and/or permission to reproduce interview(s). 


Allen, Willa Interview by Donna DeVore. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Allen, W. (n.d.). Interview by D. DeVore. Goin' North: Tales of the Great Migration Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Allen, Willa, interview by Donna DeVore. (n.d.), Goin' North: Tales of the Great Migration Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





Persistent Link for this Record: https://kentuckyoralhistory.org/ark:/16417/xt78sf2m8t6v


Share