Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Pence, T. P.
Dates 1971
Location Jackson
Kentucky
United States
Language English
Subjects Cost and Standard of Living
Dialects
English Language
Family
Food
History
Interviews
Jackson
Jackson (Ky.)
Kentucky
Language
Men
Narratives
Older Men
Personal Narratives
Philippine American War
Philippines
Quality of Life
Railroad Construction Workers
Railroad Tracks
Veterans
Title
Oral history with 81 year old male, Jackson, Kentucky
Contributor Names
Pence, T. P. (Speaker)
Created / Published
October 26, 1971
Subject Headings
-  Family--History
-  English language--Dialects--Kentucky
-  Quality of life
-  Cost and standard of living
-  Food
-  Men--Kentucky--Jackson--Language
-  Veterans--Kentucky--Language
-  Philippines--History--Philippine American War, 1899-1902--Personal narratives
-  Jackson (Ky.)--History
-  Railroad construction workers--Kentucky--Language
-  Railroad tracks
-  Older men--Kentucky--Jackson--Language
-  Interviews
-  Narratives
-  Personal narratives
-  United States -- Kentucky -- Jackson
Genre
Interviews
Narratives
Personal narratives
Notes
-  For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Appalachian Oral History Project. Lees College Library. Jackson, KY
-  81 year old male, retired coal miner and railroad worker.
-  Talks about personal history; Spanish-American War; being station in the Philippines; recreation; transportation; laying railroad track; and funerals.
Medium
Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 30:40
Call Number
AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,351 a01
Source Collection
Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afc1986022.sr53a01


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