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John A. Merritt, Mrs. John A. Merritt, Lottie Fraser, Archibald William Touchton, and Bob Carriveau interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Carriveau, Lynda
Title: John A. Merritt, Mrs. John A. Merritt, Lottie Fraser, Archibald William Touchton, and Bob Carriveau interview
Date: 1967
Description: In the interview Mr. and Mrs. Merritt tell several ghost stories and Mrs. Merritt sings a few songs. Mr. Touchton tell stories and sings a couple of songs. Bob Carriveau recalls riddles told to him as a child and common superstitions belived by his family. He also tells family stories and recites some songs.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.07.13

Biographical information about John A. Merritt, Mrs. John A. Merritt, Lottie Fraser, Archibald William Touchton, and Bob Carriveau has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003007013.flv

Local identification number: Reel to reel

Local identification number: ftp://collections/MSS/MSS%201000-1099/MSS%201003.07.13.pdf

Subjects: Storytelling--Georgia | Superstition | Folklore--Georgia | Folklore | Singing--Georgia | Ghosts--Georgia | Ghost stories | Fraser, John | Merritt, John A. | Merritt, Mrs. John A. | Carriveau, Bob | Fraser, Lottie | Touchton, Archibald William | Burrison, John | Atkinson County (Ga.) | Echols County (Ga.) | Fargo (Ga.) | Clinch County (Ga.) | Warwick (Ga.) | Worth County (Ga.) | Statenville (Ga.) | Colquitt County (Ga.) | Alpena (Mich.)
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,56

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