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David Williams Oral History Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: UA-23-20-1

Scope and Contents

The David Williams Collection consists of over 100 interviews with members of the Valdosta community and surrounding areas that lived during the Great Depression. The interviews chronicle the major difficulties of life during this trying era. Topics include descriptions of the struggle for daily provisions for the family. The collection contains DVDs, VHS tapes, and audio cassettes. All the tapes in the collection have been digitized and are available on DVD for use.

Dates

  • 1910 - 1994
  • Majority of material found in 1994
  • Acquired: 2010-04-23

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Extent

155.00 items

Language

English

Source of Acquisition

David Williams

Method of Acquisition

signed deed of gift for oral history interviews with Georgia Residents during the Depression era, 1920's to 1940's.
Title
Archon Finding Aid Title
Status
Completed
Author
Dallas Suttles
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • 2021-04-23: Revised for DACS compliance by Douglas Carlson

Repository Details

Part of the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Valdosta State University Archives, Odum Library
1500 N. Patterson St.
Valdosta GA 30601 United States
7063728116
229-259-5055 (Fax)