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The HistoryMakers Video Oral History With Elzie Higginbottom

Hickey, Matthew; HistoryMakers (Video Oral History Collection)
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Real estate owner Elzie Higginbottom, Jr. was born on November 24, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois to Elzie Higginbottom, Sr. and Katherine Skaggs Higginbottom. He graduated from University of Wisconsin in 1965 with his B.A. degree in economics and held the indoor and outdoor men's track and field record for the 440-yard dash for more than twenty years. His success as a track athlete taught him focus and discipline which proved invaluable in his real estate endeavors. He was hired by Chicago-based Baird & Warner Real Estate Company in 1974. At the age of thirty-two, Higginbottom started East Lake Management and Development Corporation which grew into the largest minority-owned real estate company in the State of Illinois. In 2000, he was inducted into Chicago Association of Realtors Hall of Fame and named to the "Who's Who in Real Estate" list by Crain's Chicago Business. Higginbottom was honored by the University of Wisconsin with its "Distinguished Alumni Award.".
Performers
Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Release Date
2016
Run Time
199 min.
Language
English
Variant Title
History Makers video oral history with Elzie Higginbottom
Elzie Higginbottom
Credits
Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
Published
Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Recording Info
Recorded Chicago, Illinois 2012 April 17.
Description
1 online resource (7 video files (3 hr., 18 min., 49 sec.)) : sound, color
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