Browse Items (31 total)

  • Publisher contains "Neighborhood Farm Initiative"

HamiltonCover.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Hamilton was born in New Orleans, LA, but she moved to Washington, DC with her family…

Ethel_Spencer.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Spencer was born and raised in Jamaica, and came to Washington, DC in 1970. She…

NFIGardnersDefaultCover.PNG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Williams family had a subsistence garden when he was growing up, and he still…

Dennis Chestnut.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

A native Washingtonian, Chestnut discusses his work with the community gardens in the…

JonesCover.JPG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Jones, a resident of the Armed Forces Retirement Home in northeast Washington, DC,…

NFIGardnersDefaultCover.PNG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Schecter was born in Arkansas, but grew up in Chicago. Her mother kept victory…

NFIGardnersDefaultCover.PNG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Scheltema was born in Washington, DC, but raised in rural Maryland and Pennsylvania.…

RashadCover.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Rashad was raised in Washington, DC in an Islamic household. Her mother cooked…

BLePoerCover.JPG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city. LePoer discusses gardening's psychological benefits to individuals, communities, and the…

BennieHarrisCover.JPG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Harris discusses how his involvement with gardening transitioned from a hobby in the…

NFIGardnersDefaultCover.PNG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Davis began gardening at the Rock Creek Park Community Garden soon after arriving in…

NFIGardnersDefaultCover.PNG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Yeomans was born in southern California, and moved to Washington, DC in 1997. He…

MaddenCover.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Madden grew up in Waltham, MA where her father maintained a small garden behind their…

SheppardCover.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Sheppard discusses his early life in suburban Washington, DC, his early days living…

SenerchiaCover.png
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Senerchia and his wife bought a house in the Brookland neighborhood of Washington, DC…

Rhoda_Trooboff.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Trooboff came to Washington, DC in 1969 and began gardening at Friendship Community…

TaylorCover.png
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Taylor was attracted to Washington, DC by the mild climate and abundance of public…

LMeyerCover.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

The daughter of German immigrants, Meyer grew up in a Washington, DC household where…

LKeneppCover.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Kenepp arrived in DC in 1988 for a job and brought her deeply ingrained love of…

LRubinCover.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Rubin arrived in DC in 1944 where she began work as a meteorologist. She met her…

PlatteCover.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Platte discusses his introduction to the community at the West End Garden shortly…

Ken_LePoerCover.JPG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Ken LePoer and his wife Barbara LePoer started as urban farmers after they took a…

NFIGardnersDefaultCover.PNG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city. Alexander Matthews discusses his early life, and arrival in Washington, DC. He describes…

LovosCover.jpg
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Lovos was born in El Salvador on a farm where he worked with his family for most of…

BaumgartnerCover.JPG
The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Baumgartner was raised in Elkton, KY where his family owned a tobacco farm.…
Output Formats

atom, csv, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-xml, rss2