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DAT-1002.13 Bessie Kincade Smith interview, December 6, 2004

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 10
Collection number: Folder 10

Scope and Contents

id: DAT-1002. 13

item_title: Bessie Kincade Smith interview

call_number: PRJ-1002

project_title: Turpentine

equipment_used: ;

informant_name: Lazaree Moore Thomas, Bessie Kincade Smith,

fieldworker: Laurie Kay Sommers

recording_engineer: Laurie Kay Sommers

date: 06-Dec-04

recording_location: Hahira

content_summary: Interview with Smith, along with her friend and pastor Thomas, sitting in. Interview focused on life of woman/girl in turpentine camp.

notes: Smith has a health problem that makes her voice low and raspy and breathing pronounced.

technical_summary: good

genre: personal experience narrative, naval stores, turpentine

places: Hahira, Florida, Coleman Camp, Mineola

people: ;

groups: African American

keywords: quarters


  • December 6, 2004

Conditions Governing Access


From the Collection: 40 Boxes

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From the Collection: 205 Cassettes

From the Collection: 29 Reels

From the Collection: 183 DVDs

From the Collection: 31 Video cassette

From the Collection: 41 Compact Disc


From the Collection: English


Repository Details

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