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Mrs. Jess (Ruth) Jackson, Mrs. Gilstrap, Mrs. Hicks, Bobby Jackson, Annie Ruth, and Randy Wilson interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Thomason, Barbara A.
Title: Mrs. Jess (Ruth) Jackson, Mrs. Gilstrap, Mrs. Hicks, Bobby Jackson, Annie Ruth, and Randy Wilson interview
Date: 1967
Description: In the interview Mrs. Jess (Ruth) Jackson and her children share stories, anecdotes, jokes and family memories. Mrs. Jackson is in her 60's and has three children. Bobby Jackson is her 20-year-old son. Annie Ruth is her 24-year old daughter, and Randy Wilson is the husband of Annie Ruth. The interview with Mrs. Gilstrap and Mrs. Hicks are not transcribed. The interview with Mrs. Hicks is first on the recording, but it is hard to hear her over the noises of birds in the background. Mrs. Gilstrap is unintelligible. Volume distortion is a problem in most of Jess (Ruth) Jackson's interview.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.08.01

Biographical information about Mrs. Jess (Ruth) Jackson, Mrs. Gilstrap, Mrs. Hicks, Bobby Jackson, Annie Ruth, and Randy Wilson has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003008001.mp3

Local identification number: reel-reel

Subjects: Superstition | Practical Jokes | Cooking--Southern states | Ghost stories | Traditional medicine | Riddles | Hunting | Jackson, Ruth | Gilstrap, Mrs. | Hicks, Mrs. | Jackson, Bobby | Wilson, Randy | Wilson, Annie Ruth | Pickens County (S.C.) | Spartanburg (S.C.) | McKinnon (Ga.) | Clayton (Ga.) | Wayne County (Ga.) | Rabun 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,74

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