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Telling memories among southern women : domestic workers and their employers in the segregated South

Author: Susan Tucker
Publisher: Baton Rouge ; London : Louisiana State University Press, 2002, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Louisiana pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"In Telling Memories Among Southern Women, Susan Tucker presents a revealing collection of oral-history narratives that explore the complex, sometimes enigmatic bond between black female domestic workers and their white employers from the turn of the twentieth century to the civil rights revolution of the 1960s. Based on interviews with forty-two women of both races from the Deep South, these narratives express the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Interviews
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Tucker
ISBN: 9780807127995 080712799X
OCLC Number: 49043996
Description: xi, 279 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Complex Bonds --
Priscilla Butler --
Winnie Hefley --
Sallie Hutton --
Martha Calvert --
Gillian Kushner --
Leigh Campbell --
Mary Patricia Foley --
Sarah Kingsley --
Margaret McAllister --
Eugenia Bowden --
Clear Divisions, Rigidly Prescribed Contacts --
Nancy Valley --
Cecelia Gaudet --
Ella Thomas --
Edith Whitney --
Hazel Lambert --
Corinne Cooke --
From Country to City --
Augusta Swanson --
Essie Favrot --
Louvenia Walker --
Louise Webster --
Anne Robertson --
Ellen Owens --
Giving and Receiving --
Willie Mae Fitzgerald --
Melissa Howe --
Leila Parkerson --
Juliana Lincoln --
Frances Galvin --
Jane Stafford --
Marianne Polk --
Jill Janvier --
Knowing the White Folks, Knowing the Black Folks --
Clelia Daly --
Zelda Greene --
Aletha Vaughn --
Eva James --
Voncille Sherard --
Helen Reed --
Eileen McLean --
Elinor Birney --
Sophie Stewart --
Cynthia Berg --
Epilogue: Looking Backward, Looking Forward --
Regina Manning --
Linda Barron.
Responsibility: [compiled and edited by] Susan Tucker.

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Presents a revealing collection of oral-history narratives that explore the complex, sometimes enigmatic bond between black female domestic workers and their white employers from the turn of the  Read more...

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