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Lila Hussy Hurst, Mary Viola Hussy Stroud, Ailene Stroud Smart, Katreen Stroud Vaughan, Paul L. Stroud, Peggy Stroud, Charlotte Vaughan Farmer, Oscar Hussey, Mr. and Mrs. Callis Wise, Forest Parish, Paul L. Thomas, Elsie Thomas, and Thomas M. Stroud interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Richards, Ann Vaughan
Title: Lila Hussy Hurst, Mary Viola Hussy Stroud, Ailene Stroud Smart, Katreen Stroud Vaughan, Paul L. Stroud, Peggy Stroud, Charlotte Vaughan Farmer, Oscar Hussey, Mr. and Mrs. Callis Wise, Forest Parish, Paul L. Thomas, Elsie Thomas, and Thomas M. Stroud interview
Date: 1967
Description: In this interview the participants sing portions of "Little Rosewood Casket," "Nelly Gray," "Old Kentucky Home," "Windswept Desert," "Swing Low Sweet Chariot," "Sweet Bunch of Daisies," "Ruben, Ruben," "Put My Little Shoes Away," "The Old Cat Messed in the Cream Pot," "Found a Peanut," "Punkin Was Dead and Laid in his Grave," "Barbara Allen," "jack and Joe," "Uncle Ned," "Silver Threads Among the Gold," "Old Dan Tucker," "Wayfaring Stranger," "Life's Evening Sun," "Promised Land," "Precious Lord," "I Will Meet You in the Morning," "Who at My Door is Knocking," "Glory Land." Mr. and Mrs. Stroud also share information about their lives - the jobs they held, family history, what they farmed, ate, and how they cooked. Mr. Stroud was born in 1891 and Mrs. Stroud was born in 1901. Paul L. Thomas is 76-years-old and has lived in Young Harris all his life. Elsie Thoomas is 70-years-old. The recording does not include Mr. Thomas's interview or the songs and interview with Oscar Hssey, Mr. and Mrs. Wise, or Forest Parish.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.08.10

Biographical information about Lila Hussy Hurst, Mary Viola Hussy Stroud, Ailene Stroud Smart, Katreen Stroud Vaughan, Paul L. Stroud, Peggy Stroud, Charlotte Vaughan Farmer, Oscar Hussey, Mr. and Mrs. Callis Wise, Forest Parish, Paul L. Thomas, Elsie Thomas, and Thomas M. Stroud has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003008010.mp3

Local identification number: reel-reel

Subjects: Songs | Music | Singing | Superstition | Jokes | Food--Georgia | Cooking--Southern states | Young Harris College | Hurst, Lila Hussy | Stroud, Mary Viola Hussey | Smart, Ailene Stroud | Vaughan, Katreen Stroud | Stroud, Paul L. | Stroud, Peggy | Farmer, Charlotte Vaughan | Hussy, Oscar | Wise, Collis | Parish, Forest | Thomas, Paul L. | Thomas, Elsie | Stroud, Thomas M. | Elba (Ala.) | Young Harris (Ga.) | Towns County (Ga.) | Gainesville (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 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,73

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