Audio Recordings Oral history with 67 year old white male, Grady County, Georgia

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Connell, Wessie
Dates 1967
Location Georgia
United States
Language English
Subjects Anecdotes
Cairo (Ga.)
Civic Improvement
English Language
Grady County
Grady County (Ga.)
Men, White
Oral Histories
Personal Narratives
Railroad Travel
Oral history with 67 year old white male, Grady County, Georgia
Contributor Names
Unidentified (Speaker)
Connell, Wessie (Collector)
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  English language--Dialects--Georgia
-  Cairo (Ga.)--History
-  Men, White--Georgia--Grady County--Language
-  Grady County (Ga.)--History
-  Railroads--Georgia
-  Railroad travel--Georgia
-  Railroads--Anecdotes
-  Civic improvement--Georgia--Cairo
-  Progress--Georgia--Cairo
-  Interviews
-  Narratives
-  Oral histories
-  Personal narratives
-  United States -- Georgia -- Grady
Oral histories
Personal narratives
-  For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Roddenbery Memorial Library. Cairo, GA
-  67 year old white male. Native of Grady County, GA. Formerly, county historian. Subject's parents were pioneer settlers of Decatur County which is now Grady County.
-  Talks about local history, notably in regards to the railroad and the strong sense of local civic pride.
Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 15:56
Call Number
AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,344 a04
Source Collection
Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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