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Record 184/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 01/30/1982
Abstract Interview of Mahala Slusher by Debbie Graves.

Interviewer's description-
"Mahala Slusher was born and lived on Terry's Fork near Wallins Creek, Kentucky during her early years. She recalls attending a two room school and remembers that the main social gathering was centered around bean stringings and apple peelings. She describes her experience in attending church services at Pathfork, Kentucky where snakes were being handled as part of the ceremony."
Object ID 2007.001.0189
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Schools
Snake handling
Wallins, Kentucky
Interview date 01/30/1982
Interviewer Graves, Debbie
Length of interview 20:57
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Slusher, Mahala
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