Audio Recording "As a small kid, all you saw were those professions: teacher, preacher, miner."
About this Item
- "As a small kid, all you saw were those professions: teacher, preacher, miner."
- Contributor Names
- Ramsey, Edgar (Narrator)
- Levitas, Susan, 1961- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - African Americans
- - Foodways
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Family-run businesses
- - Pies
- - Sweet Potato Pie Company (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Edgar Ramsey, owner, Sweet Potato Pie Company.
- - Summary of audio segment: Never knew what I would do when I grew up, knew I would be good at it; role models there were coal miners, teachers, preacher, store manager, service manager of service station and that's it. In high school, horizons were broadened; coal was no longer king when I was seventeen because of natural gas and mines closed; I thought of being an engineer.
- Digital Audio Tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-SL-A020
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Chicago citation style:
Ramsey, Edgar, and Susan Levitas. "As a small kid, all you saw were those professions: teacher, preacher, miner.". -08-28, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003660/.
APA citation style:
Ramsey, E. & Levitas, S. (1994) "As a small kid, all you saw were those professions: teacher, preacher, miner.". -08-28. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003660/.
MLA citation style:
Ramsey, Edgar, and Susan Levitas. "As a small kid, all you saw were those professions: teacher, preacher, miner.". -08-28, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003660/>.