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Mrs. Willie Prather, Buddy Summer, Terry Denmark, Pat Karas, Allen Frey, Debbie Smith, Wanda Buffington, Margaret Reese, Jacquelyn Reid, Larry Moore, William Kitchens, Wayne Franks, Donnie Long interview

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Leff, Joyce
Title: Mrs. Willie Prather, Buddy Summer, Terry Denmark, Pat Karas, Allen Frey, Debbie Smith, Wanda Buffington, Margaret Reese, Jacquelyn Reid, Larry Moore, William Kitchens, Wayne Franks, Donnie Long interview
Date: 1968
Description: In the interview Mrs. Prather recollects life growing up on a farm. She talks about picking cotton, attending school, the animals she encountered, siblings, witches, camp meetings and she sings some songs. Mrs. Prather was born in 1890 in Jackson, GA. The other interviewees are 6th and 7th graders from Ed S. Cook Elementary School. These children share stories, mostly ghost stories, and sing songs. There is a clicking noise throughout Mrs. Prather's interview and the children's interviews can be muddled or faint.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.08.15

Biographical information about Mrs. Willie Prather, Buddy Summer, Terry Denmark, Pat Karas, Allen Frey, Debbie Smith, Wanda Buffington, Margaret Reese, Jacquelyn Reid, Larry Moore, William Kitchens, Wayne Franks, Donnie Long has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003008015.mp3

Local identification number: reel-reel

Subjects: Schools--Georgia | Farm life--Georgia | Witches--Southern states | Camp meetings--Georgia | Ghost stories | Games--Georgia | Ed S. Cook Elementary School | Summer, Buddy | Denmark, Terry | Karas, Pat | Frey, Allen | Smith, Debbie | Buffington, Wanda | Reese, Margaret | Reid, Jacquelyn | Moore, Larry | Kitchens, William | Franks, Wayne | Long, Donnie | Jackson (Ga.) | Butts County (Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton 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,86

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