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Edna Owen and Clarene Burgess intervew
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TitleEdna Owen and Clarene Burgess intervew
CreatorAzar, G.M.
DescriptionIn the interview Edna Owen explains what life was like growing up on a syrup mill farm and also talks of visions she had. Clarene Burgess explains life without running water or electricity and how to do daily chores such as ironing and sweeping. Both women talk about social life, celebrations and food. Edna Owen is approximately 63-years-old. Clarene Burgess is Edna's neighbor. A loud hum drowns out the sound for a few minutes of the recording. This is noted in the transcript.
Geographic LocationCenter (Ala.)
SubjectStorytelling--Alabama
Holidays
Courtship
Ghost stories
Farm life--Alabama
Personal NameOwen, Edna
Burgess, Clarene
Date Original1968
Date Digital2011
TypeAudio recording
Digital Formataudio/mp3
Catalogue NumberMSS 1003.09.12
CollectionJohn Burrison Georgia folklore oral history and music recordings
PublisherKenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305
RightsThis material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
NotesBiographical information about Edna Owen and Clarene Burgess has not been determined.
Sourceahc1003009012.mp3
Original formatreel-reel
Extent00:56:02/09:37
LanguageEnglish
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