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Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 04/04/1982
Abstract Interview of Rosa Cornett by Evelyn Clemons. Cornett discusses her background and homemaking in Cumberland, Kentucky.

Interviewer's description-
"Mrs. Cornett was born in 1910 at Gilley, Kentucky on Linefork. Her early life was spent on a farm until she was 20 years old then she moved to Cumberland, Kentucky. During this interview Mrs. Cornett reminisces about a time when people had no electricity and no cars. She talks freely about home remedies, soap making, quilting, moonshining, planting by signs, canning, superstitions, story telling and midwifery."
Object ID 2007.001.0153
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Canning & preserving
Cumberland, KY
Gardening
Midwifery
Moonshine
Quilting
Superstitions
Interview date 04/04/1982
Interviewer Clemons, Evelyn
Length of interview 31:33, 22:38
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Cornett, Rosa
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