Audio Recording Conversation with 86 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi
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- Conversation with 86 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi
- Contributor Names
- Unidentified (Speaker)
- Maynor, Natalie (Collector)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - English language--Dialects--Mississippi
- - Appalachian Region--Social life and customs
- - Women, Black--Mississippi--Starkville--Language
- - African American farmers--Mississippi-Starkville--Language
- - Older African American women--Mississippi--Starkville--Religious life
- - African American Methodists--Mississippi--Starkville
- - Church work with prisoners--Mississippi-Starkville
- - Prayer--Mississippi--Starkville
- - Child rearing--Mississippi-Starkville
- - Witchcraft--Mississippi--Starkville
- - Health--Anecdotes
- - End of the world
- - Interviews
- - Narratives
- - Oral histories
- - Personal narratives
- - United States -- Mississippi -- Oktibbeha
- Oral histories
- Personal narratives
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Mississippi State University. Mississippi State, MS.
- - 86 year old black female.
- - General conversation (much of it about the strange purple chapel near her house and about her religious work)
- - Farming, religion, sorcery.
- Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 29:30
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,302 a01
- Source Collection
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
SubjectsAfrican American Farmers
African American Methodists
Church Work With Prisoners
End of the World
Older African American Women
Social Life and Customs
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Chicago citation style:
Unidentified, and Natalie Maynor. Conversation with 86 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi. 1983. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000032/. (Accessed October 18, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Unidentified & Maynor, N. (1983) Conversation with 86 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000032/.
MLA citation style:
Unidentified, and Natalie Maynor. Conversation with 86 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi. 1983. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000032/>.