Audio Recording "Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942
About this Item
- "Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942
- Contributor Names
- Jones, Lewis Wade, 1910-1979 (Collector)
- Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956 (Collector)
- Luby, Grafton (Interviewee)
- Bradford, Arvin (Interviewee)
- Johnson, C.S., Mrs. (Interviewee)
- Steel, A.J. (Interviewee)
- Created / Published
- Nashville, Tennessee, 1942
- Subject Headings
- - Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941
- - Schools
- - World War, 1939-1945--Public opinion
- - World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American
- - World War, 1939-1945--Participation, African American
- - African Americans--Interviews
- - World War, 1939-1945--War work
- - World War, 1939-1945--Censorship
- - Sound recording
- - Personal narratives
- - United States -- Tennessee -- Nashville
- Sound recording
- Personal narratives
- - Part of a series of recordings made by Charles Johnson and Lewis Jones, Nashville, Tennessee, January or February 1942.
- - Contents: AFS 06441A, A.J. Steel; Grafton Luby; Mrs. C. S. Johnson; Arvin Bradford; AFS 06441B, Blank
- 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm; 12 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- MBRS shelflist: LWO 3493 r45A
- Call number: AFC 1942/003: AFS 6441
- Source Collection
- Dear Mr. President collection (AFC 1942/003)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
- online text
Johnson, C.S., Mrs
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon
Jones, Lewis Wade
Participation, African American
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on
Personal Narratives, American
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"Man-on-the-Street" interviews collection (AFC 1941/004), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
"Dear Mr. President" collection (AFC 1942/003), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Radio Research Project Manuscript collection (AFC 1941/005), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Jones, Lewis Wade, Charles Spurgeon Johnson, Grafton Luby, Arvin Bradford, C.S Johnson, and A.J Steel. "Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February. Nashville, Tennessee, 1942. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1942003_sr41/.
APA citation style:
Jones, L. W., Johnson, C. S., Luby, G., Bradford, A., Johnson, C. S. & Steel, A. J. (1942) "Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February. Nashville, Tennessee. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1942003_sr41/.
MLA citation style:
Jones, Lewis Wade, et al. "Dear Mr. President," Nashville, Tennessee, January or February. Nashville, Tennessee, 1942. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1942003_sr41/>.