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Mr J.B. Smith interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Brown, Cathy
Title: Mr J.B. Smith interview
Date: 1967
Description: In the interview Mr. Smith tell several stories about living and working near Brunswick, Georgia in the early 20th century. He talks about the lumber industry in the region at length and the fishing in local waters. He also recalls the lynching of two African-American men in front of a local church.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.07.11

Biographical information about Mr J.B. Smith has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003007011.flv

Local identification number: Reel to reel

Local identification number: ftp://collections/MSS/MSS%201000-1099/MSS%201003.07.11.pdf

Subjects: Storytelling--Georgia | Ghost stories | Lying in state--Georgia | Dance--Georgia | Education--Georgia | Lumber trade--Georgia | Clyde Line | Smith, J.B. | Brunswick (Ga.) | Glynn County (Ga.) | Saint Simons Island (Ga.) | Altamaha River (Ga.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: James G. Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry RD, Atlanta GA 30305, 2011
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,54

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