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VF-1002.70 Wright, Gay Goodman

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 11
Collection number: Folder 11

Scope and Contents

Article Tilte:Turpentining: An Ethnohistorical Study of a Southern Industry and Way of Life

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People In Article:Gay Goodman Wright

Places In Article:Homerville, South Georgia

Subjects in Article:naval stores, local histories, oral histories, regional histories, food, occupational folklife

Keywords:turpentine camp, ethnography

Brief Summary:Wright, Gay Goodman. "Turpentining: An Ethnohistorical Study of a Southern Industry and Way of Life. MA Thesis, University of Georgia (1979)

Based on extensive fieldwork: Wright also consulted on Spirit of the Pines video. One of best sources for 1970s


  • 1996 - 2006

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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

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