Audio Recordings Oral history with 85 year old white female, Concord, Massachusetts
About this Item
- Oral history with 85 year old white female, Concord, Massachusetts
- Contributor Names
- Garrelick, Renee (Collector)
- Clark, Gladys Rowe (Speaker)
- Created / Published
- On or before 7/19/1977
- Subject Headings
- - English language--Dialects--Massachusetts
- - Women, White--Massachusetts--Concord--Language
- - Women teachers--Massachusetts--Concord--Language
- - Country life--Massachusetts--Concord
- - Child rearing--Massachusetts--Concord
- - Driving of horse-drawn vehicles--Massachusetts--Concord
- - Automobiles--Massachusetts
- - Schools--Massachusetts--Concord
- - Concord (Mass.)--Social life and customs
- - Older women--Massachusetts--Concord--Language
- - Interviews
- - Oral histories
- - United States -- Massachusetts -- Concord
- Oral histories
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Concord Historical Commission. Concord, MA
- - 85 year old white female.
- - A career teacher. Her family goes back in Concord to before the American Revolution.. Grew up on a farm, considers herself a country girl. Well educated for her day, has traveled all over the world in her adult life. Socially, according to her was not part of the Main St. upper class. The self sustaining nature of farm life - her neighborhood memories of Main St., merchants, and school days are touched upon. Other topics include the transportation revolution of the electric trolley and automobile and their effect on town life.
- Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 18:53
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,309 a01
- Source Collection
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
ContributorsClark, Gladys Rowe
Driving of Horse Drawn Vehicles
Social Life and Customs
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Garrelick, Renee, and Gladys Rowe Clark. Oral history with 85 year old white female, Concord, Massachusetts. On or Before 7/19, 1977. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000076. (Accessed February 12, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Garrelick, R. & Clark, G. R. (1977) Oral history with 85 year old white female, Concord, Massachusetts. On or Before 7/19. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000076.
MLA citation style:
Garrelick, Renee, and Gladys Rowe Clark. Oral history with 85 year old white female, Concord, Massachusetts. On or Before 7/19, 1977. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000076>.