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The people of the New River : oral histories from the Ashe, Alleghany, and Watauga counties of North Carolina

Author: Leland R Cooper; Mary Lee Cooper
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2001.
Series: Contributions to southern Appalachian studies, 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this collection of oral histories, 33 people in Ashe, Alleghany, and Watauga counties-most of whom are in their 70s, 80s, and 90s-share memories of their lives and work on the New River and their  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
People of the New River.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2001
(OCoLC)604451595
Online version:
People of the New River.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2001
(OCoLC)607724968
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leland R Cooper; Mary Lee Cooper
ISBN: 0786411902 9780786411900
OCLC Number: 47081419
Description: viii, 296 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: "Newcomers" / Fred Chappell --
The Interviews --
Rose Gambill --
James Bard --
Pauline Price --
Tom Jackson --
Charlotte Stanley and Joyce Davis --
Irene Morphew --
Nellie Mae Edmisten --
Dean Colvard --
Mary Elizabeth Shepherd Colvard --
Carol Wade Colvard Noronowicz --
Ruby Trivette --
Beulah Blevins --
Marye Gambill Lineback --
Nell Graybeal Sutherland --
Gwyn Hartsoe --
Mae Hartsoe --
William Earl Farrington --
Russell Colvard --
Ben Harrison --
John C. Miller --
Bruce Eller --
Bob Cornett --
John Little --
Grace Ray --
Bruce Miller --
Edmund Adams --
Donald Sheets --
Sam Shumate --
Polly Jones --
Bill Severt --
John Jackson --
Thomas J. Smith --
The Proclamation.
Series Title: Contributions to southern Appalachian studies, 5.
Responsibility: [compiled] by Leland R. Cooper and Mary Lee Cooper.

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"tells the story of the New River through its people"--The Jefferson Post

 
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