Country women cope with hard times : a collection of oral histories / edited by Melissa Walker

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Subjects: Rural women--South Carolina--Diaries
Rural women--Tennessee--Diaries
Rural women--South Carolina--Correspondence
Rural women--Tennessee--Correspondence
Depressions--1929--South Carolina
Depressions--1929--Tennessee
Oral history
South Carolina--Rural conditions
Tennessee--Rural conditions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c2004
Series: Women's diaries and letters of the South
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: xxx, 208 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
Series Editor's Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Farm Women and Their Stories
1. Elizabeth Fox McMahan 1
2. Hettie Lawson 25
3. Wilma Cope Williamson 28
4. LaVerne Farmer 47
5. French Carpenter Clark 57
6. Korola Neville Lee 63
7. Mary Evelyn Russell Lane 80
8. Peggy Delozier Jones 93
9. Ethel Davis 103
10. Mabel Love 107
11. Kate Simmons 110
12. Evelyn Petree-Lewellyn 115
13. Martha Alice West 132
14. Ruth Hatchette McBrayer 135
15. Mary Webb Quinn 149
16. Dorothy Skinner and Virginia Skinner Harris 160
17. Afterword: Reflections on Interpreting Oral History 189
Suggestions for Further Reading 205
Index 207
Additional Authors: Walker, Melissa, 1962-
Notes: LCCN: 2003020071
ISBN: 1570035245 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-206) and index
OCLC Number: 53038728
ISBN/ISSN: 1570035245