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Jane T. Shelton, Oral History Interview, October 31, 2011

Collection number: MS/171-001
Jane T. Shelton Family

Scope and Contents

Oral History Audio Recording for Jane T. Shelton, Langdale Place, Valdosta, Georgia. October 31, 2011. Recorded 10/31/2011 on Olympus Digital Recorder. Interviewed by Catherine Oglesby. “Dimensions of Personal Politics in the Deep South: Georgia Women Review their Lives.” 2 audio files; 01:47:18 complete.


  • October 31, 2011



1.35 Gigabytes (2 audio files, 1 photograph, 1 transcript) : oral-hist_001_shelton-jane_bag ; 01:47:18 complete. 22 Files, 6 Folders. 1.35 GB (1,460,455,869 bytes)


From the Collection: English


New York, N.Y.; New York Yankees (Baseball team); Ruth, Babe, 1895-1948; Gehrig, Lou, 1903-1941; Coney Island; Georgia–History–1865-; Oral history; Politics and culture; Women;

Persons Mentioned:

Al Smith, Babe Ruth, Bill Clinton, Calvin Coolidge, Catherine Oglesby, Corra Harris, David Brinkley, Thomas Davis Jr., Dick Stevens, Eleanor Roosevelt, Emmett Till, Gene Talmadge, George Wallace, Jack Oliver, Jane Eyre, Jane Shelton, Jesus, John Chancellor, John Kennedy, Lyndon.B. Johnson., Lester Maddox, Lindbergh, Lou Gehrig, Malcom X, Martin Luther King, Richard William, Robert Kennedy, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Tom Brokaw, Walter Cronkite,

Locations Mentioned:

Alabama, Alamo, America, Atlanta, California, China, Coney Island, Cuba, Davenport, East Lansing, Europe, Florida, Fort Benning, Georgia, Green Gables, Guadalcanal, Iowa, Langdale Place, Lowndes County, Memphis, Michigan, Minneapolis, Mississippi, Nassau, New South, New York City, New York, Oklahoma, Patterson Street, Pearl Harbor, South Pacific, Tallahassee, Tennessee, United States, Valdosta, Vietnam, Washington State, Washington D.C., West Virginia,

Organizations Mentioned:

Army, Baptist Church, Baton Rouge, Black Power, Bonus Army, Civil Rights, Disney Land, Disney World, Dixiecrats, Ecological Movement, Emory, Ford, Macy’s, Methodist Church, Michigan State, Moody Air Force Base, Moody Field, National Archives, NBC, NPR, OCS, PBS, Smithsonian, Sunday School, University of Alabama, University of Florida, University of Georgia, Valdosta State College, Valdosta State, Valdosta Times, VSC, White House, WM Oliver Company, Women’s Movement, Yankees,


Repository Details

Part of the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Valdosta State University Archives, Odum Library
1500 N. Patterson St.
Valdosta GA 30601 United States
229-259-5055 (Fax)