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|Named Person:||Abe Link; Maud Howe Elliott; B F McEntire; Mell McCurdy|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Grace McCune; Georgia Writers' Project.; Federal Writers' Project.; United States. Works Progress Administration.; University Microfilms International.
|Notes:||Interview of Abe Link, proprietor, and various salespersons: Maud Elliott, B.F. McEntire, and Mell McCurdy. These interviews took place in Athens, Georgia, on January 24, 1939.
Federal Writers' Project documents the personal histories of Southerners, which were collected through this New Deal program begun during the Depression. In these life histories, ordinary Southerners speak for themselves, and what they have to say provides a unique view of the world they experienced and helped create. These people describe how major events affected them -- the Civil War, Emancipation, World War I, the Depression. They speak of growing up, getting married, having children, and getting old. They talk about family life, sex roles, and religious beliefs.
Filmed from the holdings of the Southern Historical Collection at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill by University Microfilms International.
|Reproduction Notes:||Microfiche. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms International, [1980?]. 1 microfiche : negative.|
|Description:||26 leaves ; 28 cm.|
|Series Title:||Federal Writers' Project, p. 2473-2498.|
|Other Titles:||Abe Link
|Responsibility:||interview by Grace McCune.|
- Link, Abe.
- Elliott, Maud Howe, -- 1858-1948.
- McEntire, B. F.
- McCurdy, Mell.
- Merchants -- Georgia -- Oral history.
- Sales personnel -- Georgia -- Oral history.
- Oral history -- Southern States -- Archival resources.
- Southern States -- Social conditions -- Oral history.
- Georgia -- Social conditions -- Oral history.