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Etta Norton and Emma McMahan interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Ely, Brenda
Title: Etta Norton and Emma McMahan interview
Date: 1967
Description: In the interview Etta Norton (68 years old) and Emma McMahan (77 years old) sing songs and play the guitar. Mrs. McMahan also shares stories from her life on a farm in Cleburne County, AL. Songs Sung: "Wildwood Flower," "Green Valley On the Old Kentucky Shore," "Merilla's Lesson," "Greenback," "Baggage Coach Ahead," " Rocky Road," " Bring Back My Blue Eyed Boy," " Old Joe Clark," " Spanish Flangle Dang," " That Dying Girl's Message, " " Mary Lou."

Local identification number: MSS 1003.07.15

Biographical information about Etta Norton and Emma McMahan has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003007015.mp3

Local identification number: reel-reel

Subjects: Music | Ghost stories | Astrology | Farm life--Alabama | Holidays | Traditional medicine | Norton, Etta | McMahan, Emma | Heflin (Ala.) | Flowery Branch (Ga.) | Hall County (Ga.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305, 2011
Original Material: Audio recording | John Burrison Georgia folklore oral history 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,58

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