Christine Branche describes growing up in Cleveland. She also discusses moving in with her husband and the troubles that she underwent in the 1960s. She was a college-educated woman with tremendous drive and passion. She recalls how she was on the student council in nearly every year of her schooling from middle school through college. She eventually found herself in the Ludlow community and has been there ever since. She shares a tremendous story about attempting to secure a housing loan, but was explicitly denied because she was African American.
Branche, Christine (interviewee)
Klypchak, Timothy (interviewer)
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"Christine Branche Interview, 31 July 2013" (2013). Cleveland Regional Oral History Collection. Interview 990051.