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dc.contributor.authorScott, Thomas Allan (1943- )
dc.contributor.otherRichardson, Jerica
dc.coverage.spatialCobb County (Ga.)
dc.identifier.citationInterview with Jerica Richardson, 2022-01-22, Cobb County oral history series, Kennesaw State University Oral History Project, 1973- , KSU/45/05/001, Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.descriptionJerica Richardson, Cobb County’s District Two Commissioner, grew up in New Orleans in a large family. Her family moved around from North Carolina to Cobb County, then back to New Orleans during her childhood. Her family permanently moved to Atlanta on the heels of Hurricane Katrina. She attended Georgia Tech and graduated with a degree in Biomedical Engineering. Commissioner Richardson discusses her upbringing, education, and her path to public office.
dc.description.abstractOral history of Jerica Richardson, Cobb County's District Two Commisioner. Richardson discusses growing up, moving to Atlanta on the heels of Hurrican Katrina, and her nontraditional track to public office.
dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectCobb County (Ga.)--History.
dc.subjectVideo recordings
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.subjectCobb County (Ga.)--Politics and government.
dc.subjectHurricane Katrina, 2005--Social aspects.
dc.titleInterview with Jerica Richardson

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  • Cobb County Oral History Series
    The Cobb County Oral History Series was conducted by Thomas Scott, Professor of History at Kennesaw State University, and others, of prominent citizens of Cobb County, Georgia. The series was started in 1978 and interviews are still being conducted. The interviewees were people of various backgrounds from Cobb, Cherokee, Paulding, Bartow, Gordon, and Fulton counties.
  • North and Northwest Georgia Regional History
    Oral histories pertaining to history of North and Northwest Georgia.

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