Audio Recording Oral history with 89 year old male, Whick, Kentucky

Oral history with 89 year old male, Whick, Kentucky

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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
Online Format

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Center for Applied Linguistics collection (AFC 1986/022), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.

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