Audio Recording Conversation with 31 year old black female, Detroit, Michigan
Conversation with 31 year old black female, Detroit, Michigan
About this Item
- Conversation with 31 year old black female, Detroit, Michigan
- Unidentified (Speaker)
- Shuy, Roger (Collector)
Created / Published
- - English language--Dialects--Michigan--Detroit
- - Women, Black--Michigan--Detroit--Language
- - African American mothers--Michigan--Detroit--Language
- - Corporal punishment of children--Mississippi
- - School discipline--Mississippi
- - African American mothers--Michigan--Detroit--Social life and customs
- - Street names--Michigan--Detroit
- - Holidays--Michigan--Detroit
- - Christmas--Michigan--Detroit
- - Halloween--Michigan--Detroit
- - Children--Michigan--Detroit
- - Measles--Michigan--Detroit
- - Interviews
- - Narratives
- - Personal narratives
- - United States -- Michigan -- Detroit
- Personal narratives
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Georgetown University. Washington, DC
- - 31 year old black female.
- - Talks about her children and what they do during school and summer. Also discusses holidays and the neighborhood.
- - The tape ends three paragraphs early on the transcripts.
- Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 26:18
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,316 a01
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
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Chicago citation style:
Unidentified, and Roger Shuy. Conversation with 31 year old black female, Detroit, Michigan. 1967. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000120/.
APA citation style:
Unidentified & Shuy, R. (1967) Conversation with 31 year old black female, Detroit, Michigan. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000120/.
MLA citation style:
Unidentified, and Roger Shuy. Conversation with 31 year old black female, Detroit, Michigan. 1967. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afccal000120/>.