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Mrs. Edward R. Ashworth, Mrs. Frank Neese and Mrs. J.C. Ashworth interivew

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Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Sawyer, Dorothy Ashworth
Title: Mrs. Edward R. Ashworth, Mrs. Frank Neese and Mrs. J.C. Ashworth interivew
Date: 1968
Description: In the interview Mrs. Edward R. Ashworth (Minnie) shares stories about growing up in the country and superstitions. Mrs. Frank Neese (Odessa) tells some ghost stories and remedies. She also talks about Christmas memories and superstitions. Mrs. J.C. Ashworth (Vivian) shares some humorous stories.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.08.19

Minnie Ashworth was born January 14, 1913 and is the daughter of Julie and Tom Mundy. She is the youngest of 12 children and was raised on a farm and went to school until 6th grade.

Odesa Neese was born April 4, 1919. She is the youngest of 9 children and attended Old Suwanee School through the 6th grade.

Vivan Ashworth was born April 7, 1912. She is the oldest of 12 children and completed the ninth grade in the Buford Public School.

Local identification number: ahc1003008019.mp3

Local identification number: reel-reel

Subjects: Churches--Georgia | Farm life--Georgia | Laundry | Hygiene--Georgia | Cleaning | Dance parties--Georgia | Schools | Chores | Holidays | Superstition | Ghost stories | Traditional medicine | Old Suwanee School | Buford Public School | Ashworth, Minnie | Neese, Odessa | Ashworth, Vivan | Buford (Ga.) | Gwinnett 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,97

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