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Mrs. Robert E. Simpson, Fannie Mae Allen, and Mrs. William T. Cooper interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Mundt, Craig
Title: Mrs. Robert E. Simpson, Fannie Mae Allen, and Mrs. William T. Cooper interview
Date: 1968
Description: In the interview participants perform ballads and songs from their childhoods. Mrs. Allen sings African American folksongs learned from her mother and in church. She also includes her comments regarding race relations in her small community.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.03.20

Biographical information about Mrs. Robert E. Simpson, Fannie Mae Allen, and Mrs. William T. Cooper has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003003020.mp3

Local identification number: Reel to reel

Local identification number: ftp://collections/MSS/MSS%201000-1099/MSS%201003.03.20.pdf

Subjects: Folklore--Georgia | Oral tradition | Songs | Music--Georgia | African Americans | Oral histories | Ballads, English | Simpson, Robert E., Mrs. | Allen, Fannie Mae | Cooper, William T., Mrs. | DeKalb County (Ga.) | Decatur (Ga.) | Courtland (Ala.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305, 2010
Original Material: Audio recording | John Burrison Georgia folklore oral history and music recordings, Atlanta History Center
Rights and Usage: This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Persistent Link to Item: http://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/BUR,11

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: John Burrison Georgia Folklore Oral History and Music recordings