Audio Recordings Oral history with 71 year old male, Kentucky
Quality of Life
- Oral history with 71 year old male, Kentucky
- Contributor Names
- VanderMeer, Sam (Speaker)
- Created / Published
- November 4, 1971
- Subject Headings
- - English language--Dialects--New Jersey
- - Men--Kentucky--Language
- - Clergy--Kentucky--Language
- - Dutch Americans--Kentucky
- - Travel--Kentucky
- - Teaching--Kentucky
- - Quality of life--Kentucky
- - Mountain people--Kentucky
- - Public health--Kentucky
- - Nurses--Kentucky
- - Kentucky--History
- - Community development--Kentucky
- - Narratives
- - Conversation
- - Personal narratives
- - United States -- Kentucky
- Personal narratives
- - Incomplete transcript.
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Appalachian Oral History Project. Lees College Library. Jackson, KY
- - 71 year old man. Minister who has lived in Kentucky since 1923.
- - Talks about personal history; first impression of mountain people, their language and lifestyles; education in the mountains; and the development of Morris Fork. Constitutes a look at the Appalachian Mountain people from an outsider's point of view.
- Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 31:02
- Call Number
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,351 a02
- Source Collection
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
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