rural life

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111 minutes. Recorded for the James Harrod Trust. Garland Hoskins describes his childhood in rural Anderson County and his memories of Releford School. He then provides a detailed account of his military service in World War II. Trained as a wire man, he was selected to serve with the 101st...

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This project documents well established African American residents of Adair County. Interviewees discussed family history, education, religion and childhood. Topics included segregation, integration, and civil rights activities.

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