Audio Recordings Oral history with 89 year old male, Whick, Kentucky
About this Item
- Oral history with 89 year old male, Whick, Kentucky
- Contributor Names
- Strong, Manford (Speaker)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - English language--Dialects--Kentucky
- - Men--Kentucky--Whick--Language
- - Railroads--Employees
- - Manual work
- - Railroad passenger cars
- - Work cars (Railroads)
- - Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962
- - Johnson, Lady Bird, 1912-2007
- - African American railroad employees
- - Railroad sidings
- - Railroad signal towers
- - Railroad accidents
- - Interviews
- - United States -- Kentucky -- Whick
- - Incomplete transcript.
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Appalachian Oral History Project. Lees College Library. Jackson, KY
- - 89 year old male. Retired from railroad in 1952. Born and raised in Whick, KY.
- - Talks about working on the railroad.
- - Loose transcription up to 18:50.
- Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 24:26
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,351 b01
- Source Collection
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
SubjectsAfrican American Railroad Employees
Johnson, Lady Bird
Railroad Passenger Cars
Railroad Signal Towers
Work Cars (Railroads)
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Strong, Manford. Oral history with 89 year old male, Whick, Kentucky. [Unknown] Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000357. (Accessed February 12, 2016.)
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Strong, M. Oral history with 89 year old male, Whick, Kentucky. [Unknown] [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000357.
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Strong, Manford. Oral history with 89 year old male, Whick, Kentucky. [Unknown] Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000357>.