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R.D. Barton and Mrs. A.D. (Miss Topsy) Howard interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Purcell, Linda
Title: R.D. Barton and Mrs. A.D. (Miss Topsy) Howard interview
Date: 1967
Description: In the interview Mrs. A.D. (Miss Topsy) Howard, a medium, gives her accounts of dealing with the dead. She also discusses folk remedies used by her grandmother. Mr. Barton describes funerals practices and his experiences as the owner of a funeral home.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.02.04

Biographical information about R.D. Barton and Mrs. A.D. (Miss Topsy) Howard has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003002004.mp3

Local identification number: Reel to reel

Local identification number: ftp://collections/MSS/MSS%201000-1099/MSS%201003.02.04.pdf

Subjects: Folklore--Georgia | Oral tradition | Death--Georgia | Funeral rites and ceremonies--Georgia | Superstition | Storytelling--Georgia | Supernatural | Oral histories | Barton, R. D. | Howard, A. D., Mrs. (Miss Topsy) | Adairsville (Ga.) | Bartow County (Ga.)
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,22

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