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Oral history interview with Mrs. Iva Lankford, 1988 Feb. 19 / conducted by Mike Regnier

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Creator: Lankford, Iva, interviewee
Regnier, Mike, interviewer
Title: Oral history interview with Mrs. Iva Lankford, 1988 Feb. 19 / conducted by Mike Regnier
Date: 1988 Feb. 19
Description: Iva Lankford worked in the Bibb Manufacturing Company mill for 36 years, beginning in 1939. Mrs. Lankford's husband also worked in the mill. The Lankfords had several children.

Interview conducted by Mike Regnier in Bibb City, Ga., for the Mill Worker Oral History Project, 19 February 1988.

Iva Lankford discusses working conditions, including wages, labor-management relations, benefits, and women's jobs, in the Bibb Manufacturing Company mill; social life and schools in the mill village; and her family.

Subjects: Lankford, Iva | Bibb Manufacturing Company--History | Bibb Manufacturing Company--Employees | Textile industry--Georgia--Bibb City--History | Cotton textile industry--Georgia--Bibb City--History | Textile workers--Georgia--Bibb City--Interviews | Women textile workers--Georgia--Bibb City | Bibb City (Ga.)--History | Bibb City (Ga.) | Muscogee County (Ga.)
Contributors: Columbus State University. Archives
Online Publisher: Columbus, Ga. : Columbus State University Archives, 2005
Original Material: Oral history interview with Mrs. Iva Lankford, 1988 Feb. 19 / conducted by Mike Regnier, Columbus State University
Rights and Usage: Permission to publish material from the Mill Worker Oral History Collection must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives.

Cite as: Oral history interview with Mrs. Iva Lankford, 1988 Feb. 19, Mill worker oral history collection, Columbus State University oral history collection, Columbus State University Archives

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Persistent Link to Item: http://archives.columbusstate.edu/oral_history/IvaLankford-OralHistory.pdf

Related Institutions: Columbus State University. Archives
Collection Information: Mill Workers Oral Histories