Joyce P. Williams

Dublin Core


Joyce P. Williams


Photographs, Heirlooms, Documents


A sweet potatoe pie recipe from the Watkins Cookbook, a soup tureen, and a photograph of Rondo published in the Recorder.




Williams, Joyce P.

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Sweet potato pie recipe
Recipe for sweet potato pie, a family favorite.

A photograph of Old Rondo from the Metro Recorder
A newspaper clipping of a photograph of the old Rondo neighborhood.  The picture shows the intersection of Rondo Street (Avenue) and Arundel Street as it was before the construction of I-94.  The story is part of the Recorder's Black History Month…

Soup Tureen
Flowered top, bowl, and ladle of soup tureen. Joyce P. Williams's grandmother, Mary Burden, used to serve collard greens in this dish.

Interview with Rondo Resident, Joyce P. Williams
In the 1950s and 60s, the Department of Transportation in St. Paul, MN bisected a historically Black neighborhood, Rondo, with the construction of I-94, creating an intentional diaspora of the community there. These are the stories of their…
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