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Lillie Mae Watts, Oral History Interview, November 2011

Collection number: MS/171-028
Lillie Mae Watts

Scope and Contents

Oral History Audio Recording for Lillie Mae Watts, Hortense, Georgia. November 11-12, 2011. Recorded 11/11/2011 and 11/12/2011 on Olympus Digital Recorder. Interviewed by Catherine Oglesby. “Dimensions of Personal Politics in the Deep South: Georgia Women Review their Lives.” 4 audio files; 03:22:24 complete.


  • November 2011



1.54 Gigabytes (4 audio files, 2 photographs, 1 transcript) : oral-hist_029_watts-lillie_bag ; 03:22:24 complete. 28 Files, 6 Folders. 1.54 GB (1,656,951,822 bytes).


From the Collection: English


People Mentioned: Alexander Watts; Bob Atkinson; Bobby Kennedy; Catherine Oglesby; Franklin D. Roosevelt; Frank Sinatra; Gloria Davis; Jerry Merrit; Jesus; Joe Smith; John F. Kennedy; Lillie Julian; Lillie Watts; Mary Martha; Mary Middleton; Perry Como; Preston Easton; Herman Talmadge; Harry S. Truman; Vernon; Watts; Wellman; Wesley; Wynell; Dwight D. Eisenhower; Martin Luther King Jr.;

Locations Mentioned: Athens; Atkinson; Atlanta; Bahamas; Boston; Brantley County; Brunswick; Camden County; Canada; Darien; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Glynn County; Hoboken; Honey Creek; Hortense; Jacksonville; Jekyll; Jesup; Miami; Middleton; Montana; Nahunta; New Jersey; Old Faithful; Salt Lake City; Savannah River Plant; South Carolina; Tifton; Washington D.C.; Waverly; Waycross; Woodbine; Yellowstone Park;

Organizations Mentioned: Amtrak; Brunswick; Episcopal Church; Episcopal Diocese; Hortense Missionary Women; Manpower Program; Middletons; Montgomery Bus Boycott; NPR; REA; Wellmans; Weslyan Methodist; White House;


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)