Cedar Central

The interviews in this series resulted from an initiative spearheaded by Campus District Inc. to document stories in conjunction with the planned closure of the high-rise building in the Cedar Estates housing project. Jane Addams High School students learned oral history techniques alongside CSU interviewers.



  • Campus District Inc.


  • Carol Malone
  • Louis Gleason
  • James Lanese
  • Melvin Walker
  • Leroy Cowans
  • Frank Kidd Jr.
  • Carlyle Garner
  • David Jolley


  • Jim Lanese
  • Carol Malone
  • Nick Downer
  • Mark Tebeau
  • Clea Newman