The Tapes of Russell Street

An accomplished family of school
desegregation pioneers

Daniella Thompson


Joseph, Emily, Mamie, Frank & Mary Tape circa 1884–85
(photo courtesy of Jack Kim and Loni Ding)

  1. An accomplished family of school
    desegregation pioneers

    30 April 2004

  2. Five residences & the second generation
    20 June 2004

  3. Frank Tape tells tall tales
    25 June 2004

  4. Joseph Tape and the S.S. Mongolia
    2 July 2004

  5. Joseph Tape’s obituary
    24 August 2004

  6. Photo album: the Tapes at leisure
    21 August 2004

  7. Gertrude’s house
    2 November 2004

  8. Frank Tape’s obituary
    21 December 2004

  9. The changing face of a South Berkeley block
    1 February 2005

  10. Frank Tape under investigation and on trial
    18 August 2006

  11. Gertrude Tape Marries Herbert Chan
    19 August 2006

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