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Eugene Theodore Booth, Nellie Wilkins, Mr. and Mrs. Watson interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Sanders, Carol
Title: Eugene Theodore Booth, Nellie Wilkins, Mr. and Mrs. Watson interview
Date: 1967
Description: In the interview Mr. Booth recalls his work as a minister. The Watsons share stories of their childhood, including memories of courting, superstitions, and games. Nellie Wilkins talks about what she learned taking care of children. Mr. Booth's interview is not transcribed, but is the first 31:23 of the recording. There are background noises during Nellie Wilkins interview.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.07.26

Eugene Booth was born in 1878. He was a Baptist minister, a farmer and a teacher.

Nellie Wilkins was born in Amaxis, Georgia in Oglethorpe County on July 4, 1909.

Local identification number: ahc10030007026.mp3

Local identification number: reel-reel

Subjects: Schools--Georgia | Entertainment events--Georgia | Superstition | Automobiles | Food--Georgia | Courtship | Traditional medicine | Ghost stories | Midwifery--Southern states | Wilkins, Nellie | Booth, Eugene Theodore | Watson, Mr. | Watson, Mrs. | Union Hill (Ga.) | Stephens 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,67

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