Audio Recording Interview with 65 year old white male, Mountain Rest, South Carolina (part 1 of 3)
About this Item
- Interview with 65 year old white male, Mountain Rest, South Carolina (part 1 of 3)
- Contributor Names
- Roper, Donna (Collector)
- Ridley, James Oliver (Speaker)
- Created / Published
- July 6, 1982
- Subject Headings
- - English language--Dialects--South Carolina
- - Men, White--South Carolina--Oconee County--Language
- - Farmers--South Carolina--Mountain Rest--Language
- - Park rangers--South Carolina--Mountain Rest--Language
- - Traditional medicine--South Carolina--Oconee County
- - Distilling, Illicit--South Carolina--Oconee County
- - Folklore--South Carolina--Oconee County
- - Scots Irish--South Carolina--Oconee County--Social life and customs
- - Dyes and dyeing--South Carolina--Oconee County
- - Oconee County (S.C.)--Social life and customs
- - Quilts--South Carolina--Oconee County
- - Woodworking--South Carolina--Oconee County
- - Interviews
- - Narratives
- - Oral histories
- - Personal narratives
- - United States -- South Carolina -- Oconee -- Mountain Rest
- Oral histories
- Personal narratives
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Pendleton District Historical and Recreation Commission. Pendleton, SC
- - 65 year old white male, born in Oconee County, South Carolina near town of Walhalla. Lives in Mountain Rest in Oconee County. Has never traveled farther away from home than 35 miles or to city of more than 5,000. Farmer, knows about making moonshine.
- - Life in the South Carolina mountains, farming, medicine, moonshining, history, trees, tales about the Stumphouse Tunnel area, and religion. Mr. Ridley is the ranger for the Stumphouse Tunnel Park.
- Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 24:45
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,300 a01
- Source Collection
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
ContributorsRidley, James Oliver
Dyes and Dyeing
Oconee County (S.C.)
Social Life and Customs
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Chicago citation style:
Roper, Donna, and James Oliver Ridley. Interview with 65 year old white male, Mountain Rest, South Carolina part 1 of 3. July 6, 1982. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000014/.
APA citation style:
Roper, D. & Ridley, J. O. (1982) Interview with 65 year old white male, Mountain Rest, South Carolina part 1 of 3. July 6. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000014/.
MLA citation style:
Roper, Donna, and James Oliver Ridley. Interview with 65 year old white male, Mountain Rest, South Carolina part 1 of 3. July 6, 1982. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afccal000014/>.