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DAT-1002.19 Joseph Johns follow-up interview, February 28, 2005

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 15
Collection number: Folder 15

Scope and Contents

item_title: Joseph Johns follow-up interview

call_number: PRJ-1002

informant_name: Joseph Johns

fieldworker: Laurie Kay Sommers

recording_engineer: Laurie Kay Sommers

date: 28-Feb-05

recording_location: Peabody, MA phone interview

content_summary: Follow-up to initial questionnaire which Johns answered in writing (see DAT.1002.15). Discusses Johns' experiences in turpentining in South Georgia, including mules, ethnic groups, navigation in and work in woods, animals and dangers, Creeks in Trail of Tears. Johns' family background is Creek-Scots.

notes: See consent form in DAT-1002.15.

technical_summary: Phone interview, phone line buzz audible.

genre: personal experience narratives, naval stores, turpentine

people: Joseph Johns, Bobby Johns

groups: Creek, Scots


  • February 28, 2005

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From the Collection: English


Repository Details

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