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Mrs. Elise Hitchcock and Miss Martha Smith interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Perez, Edgar
Title: Mrs. Elise Hitchcock and Miss Martha Smith interview
Date: 1967
Description: In the interview two sisters, Elise Hitchcock (40-years-old) and Martha Smith (35-years-old) share stories from their childhood, including some recollections of their mother's mental illness. They also share ghost stories and some dirty jokes. Some stories are not transcribed, and the recording includes the sounds of children and animals in the background.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.07.23

Biographcial information about Elise Hitchcock and Martha Smith has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003007023.mp3

Local identification number: reel-reel

Subjects: Storytelling--Georgia | Traditional medicine | Ghost stories | Hitchock, Elise | Smith, Martha | Reid, Lanier | Smith, Bud | Colbert (Ga.) | Madison 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 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,63

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