Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Barnwell, Isabel
Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Kennedy, Stetson
Shepherd, Rose
Dates 1939
Location Florida
United States
Language English
Subjects Announcements
British Americans
Duval County
Field Recordings
Home of Mrs. Isabel Barnwell
Jacksonville, Florida
Spoken Word
Introduction to Mrs. Isabel Barnwell
Contributor Names
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (speaker)
Barnwell, Isabel (speaker)
Created / Published
Jacksonville, Florida, 1939-08-14.
Subject Headings
-  British Americans
-  Announcements
-  United States -- Florida -- Jacksonville -- place of recording
Field recordings
Spoken word
-  Rose Shepherd, who had conducted earlier interviews with Isabel Barnwell for the Federal Writers' Project, served as intermediary between her and Stetson Kennedy and Robert Cook for this recording project. Mrs. Isabel Barnwell, age 85, was raised on Nueva Esperanza (New Hope) Plantation in Nassau County, Florida.
-  The sound quality of this recording is poor.
-  Performance Note: "Introduction to Mrs. Isabel Barnwell" (spoken) performed at Home of Mrs. Isabel Barnwell, Jacksonville, Florida, on August 14, 1939.
sound recording
sound disc
1 sound disc (1 minute, 44 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
AFC 1939/013: AFS 03521 A01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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