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Blanche Sherrer, Randy Sherrer, James Echols, Mrs. Hogan Wall Sr., Mr. James Walker, and Mrs. James Walker interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Title: Blanche Sherrer, Randy Sherrer, James Echols, Mrs. Hogan Wall Sr., Mr. James Walker, and Mrs. James Walker interview
Date: 1968
Description: In the interview Blanche Sherrer tells the story of old Jim and the monshiney night. Mr. and Mrs. Walker sing the song about Laura Foster's death. Mrs. Wall tells a tale about a black man in a wheel chair who came to church. Mr. Echols tells the story of Luke being able to kiss his girl Sarah because of a wash pot and a rooster. Randy Sherrer tells the story of a man running for his life from something tapping on his back. Mr. and Mrs. Walker are originally from Clay County, NC, and are 50 and 48-years old, respectively. Mrs. Hogan Wall Sr. is 58-years-old and from Wilkes County, GA. James Echols is 50. Randy Sherrer is 25 and Blanche Scherrer is 60-years-old.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.09.04

Biographical information about Blanche Sherrer, Randy Sherrer, James Echols, Mrs. Hogan Wall Sr., Mr. James Walker, and Mrs. James Walker has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003009004.mp3

Local identification number: reel-reel

Subjects: Storytelling--Georgia | Songs | Sherrer, Blanche | Sherrer, Randy | Echols, James | Washington (Ga.) | Wilkes County (Ga.) | Decatur (Ga.) | DeKalb 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
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Persistent Link to Item: http://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/BUR,80

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