Oral Histories

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Life in Lawrence County, MS; The Quarters; Superstitions; Brush Arbor; Ghost Stories; Songs; Weather Signs; Medicine.
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Lawrence County
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Great Southern Lumber Company; Camp Shelby; Blacksmithing (Farrier) in Lawrence County, MS
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Lawrence County
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History of St. Regis - Ferguson Paper Mill in Lawrence County, MS.
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Lawrence County
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Black Community in Lawrence County, MS; School Games; Celebrations; Mother's Wages; Black Churches; Funerals, Wakes, Body Preparation, etc.; 1929 Depression; Slavery; Ku Klux Klan; Sample Sermon and Hymn
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Lawrence County
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Local Architecture
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Lincoln County
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Integration at the University of Mississippi
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Lincoln County
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Brookhaven, African-Americans in the 1920's, Father's Term as Mayor (late 1920's), Humorous Reminiscences.
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Lincoln County
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Farming in Caseyville (West Lincoln County), Home Demonstration Club Travels
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Lincoln County
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