Audio Recordings Oral history with 80 year old white male, Marked Tree, Arkansas
About this Item
- Oral history with 80 year old white male, Marked Tree, Arkansas
- Contributor Names
- Clements, William (Collector)
- Clark, John Williams (Speaker)
- Created / Published
- May 28, 1981
- Subject Headings
- - English language--Dialects--Arkansas
- - Cotton picking--Arkansas
- - Floods--Mississippi River Valley
- - Men, White--Arkansas--Marked Tree--Language
- - Depressions--1929--Arkansas--Personal narratives
- - Marked Tree (Ark.)--Social life and customs
- - Farmers--Arkansas--Marked Tree--Language
- - Agricultural laborers--Arkansas--Marked Tree--Language
- - United States. Farm Security Administration
- - Stores, Retail--Arkansas--Marked Tree
- - Race relations--Arkansas
- - Furniture--Arkansas--Marked Tree
- - Interviews
- - Narratives
- - Oral histories
- - Personal narratives
- - United States -- Arkansas -- Marked Tree
- Oral histories
- Personal narratives
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Mid-South center for Oral History, Arkansas State University. Jonesboro, AR
- - 80 year old white male.
- - Sharecropping, farming
- - Education. Race relations. Mississippi floods 1937, Farm Security Administration
- - Have additional transcript images not present on the tape (after page 11).
- - "Whites and blacks got along well." He learned how to farm in Arkansas from black farmers. Served in Army from 1942-1943. Got into retail furniture business after the War, in 1944. Talks about business relationships with Jews in St. Louis, and later, ab
- Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 31:19
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,301 b02
- Source Collection
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
ContributorsClark, John Williams
Marked Tree (ark.)
Mississippi River Valley
Social Life and Customs
United States. Farm Security Administration
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Clements, William, and John Williams Clark. Oral history with 80 year old white male, Marked Tree, Arkansas. 1981. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000031/. (Accessed July 25, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Clements, W. & Clark, J. W. (1981) Oral history with 80 year old white male, Marked Tree, Arkansas. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000031/.
MLA citation style:
Clements, William, and John Williams Clark. Oral history with 80 year old white male, Marked Tree, Arkansas. 1981. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000031/>.