Object Type: Record
In Collection: Oral History Digital Collection
Oral history.; Interview conducted May 23, 2002 in Claiborne County. Ethel Patton DΓÇÖAnjou was born March 6, 1939 in Alcorn, Mississippi. She attended school at St. MaryΓÇÖs Academy in New Orleans, Louisiana, and at Tolleston High School in Gary, Indiana. DΓÇÖAnjou attended both Notre Dame College in Baltimore, Maryland, and the Catholic University in Washington, D.C., before earning a B.A. and M.A. from Wayne State University. Throughout her career, DΓÇÖAnjou has worked as a reading supervisor, teacher, merchant, and drug and alcohol counselor. She is a member of the National Education Association and the Mississippi Foreign Language League, and has also been given several foreign language awards.