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Record 129/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 03/31/1981
Abstract Interview of Martha Wilson by Clarrissia Shepherd.

Interviewer's description-
"Mrs. Wilson describes her early childhood, educational background and some customs and traditions common to her family as they subsisted in Leslie County. Mentioned is coal mining, quilt making, lye soap making, making quality bread, planting by signs, superstitions, mountain music, health (folk medicine) and her opinions on morality in the mountains."

Object ID 2007.001.0134
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Appalachian region
Coal mining
Folk medicine
Quilting
Superstitions
Interview date 03/31/1981
Interviewer Shepherd, Clarrissia
Length of interview 31:15, 31:18
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Wilson, Martha
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