Interview with Acline Melton, January 6, 2005
Scope and Contents
Oral history interview with Acline Melton, January 6, 2005. Echols County (Ga.). Fieldworker: Laurie Kay Sommers. Audio file digitized from DAT tape. Part of the South Georgia Folklife Project at Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections.
Two tapes (second quite short) of interview with Acline Melton 'rambling' about his lifetime experience working in the woods, including turpentining.
- January 6, 2005
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Series 8: PRJ-1010 Sounds of South Georgia Box 19 Folder 70: VHS-1010.06 The McIntosh County Shouters may not be copied
1.74 Gigabytes (1 electronic record(s) and derivatives. 2 audio file(s) (wav, mp3) 1599040600 bytes. 02:17:50. 4 PDF documents (5 scans, jp2) 1 image. Bag approx. 1.74 GB (1,877,703,491 bytes).) : Made available in DSpace on 2022-06-09T16:15:48Z (GMT). No. of bitstreams: 3 DAT-1002-14.mp3: 198499193 bytes, checksum: dcf7bc06b574246a7a1edb16017ee133 (MD5) tapelog.pdf: 3835048 bytes, checksum: ef4a863275b6c1369eb82cbb55847d6c (MD5) ADS-1002-13.pdf: 847247 bytes, checksum: cebc21717ccb737286b522cbb5a11625 (MD5) Previous issue date: 2005-01-06
From the Collection: English
Tape Log and Artist Data Sheet
item_title: Acline Melton interview
informant_name: Acline Melton
fieldworker: Laurie Kay Sommers
recording_engineer: Laurie Kay Sommers
content_summary: Two tapes (second quite short) of interview with Acline Melton 'rambling' about his lifetime experience working in the woods, including turpentining. Transcript/summary of interview with Acline Melton, includes consent form and copy of thank you note
notes: Location of interview was Melton home in Fruitland. Contact made via Billy Rowe, grandson, who works at D & A Photo in Valdosta.;
Occupation: worked in woods.
genre: personal experience narrative, oral history, naval stores, turpentine, family narratives
places: Dupont/Fruitland, GA;
people: Acline Melton
keywords: American Indians, narratives
Call number: PRJ-1002
birthplace: "Thelman, GA Clinch Co."
ethnicity_2: American Indian
genre: "Turpentine, personal experience narrative, occupational folklife, naval stores"
occupation: worked in woods.
contact_made_by: Laurie K. Sommers
notes: "Location of interview was Melton home in Fruitland. Contact made via Billy Rowe, grandson, who works at D and A Photo in Valdosta."
PRJ1014-078, ADS-1002-13, DAT-1002.14, VF-1002.41
1. Duplicates between physical folders.