T. Pat Matthews interview with Mary Anngady
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2874
Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript of an interview. Anngady was interviewed by T. Pat Matthews in 1937 as part of the Federal Writer's Project for the Works Progress Administration. The item includes handwritten corrections. Anngady was educated on her master's plantation and went to Shaw Collegiate Institute after the Civil War. She gives a detailed description of what her husband told her of African tribal life. She talks about "savages," witch doctors, tribal kings, and executions.
- Anngady, Mary, 1857- (Person)
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1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (11 p.)
Biographical / Historical
Anngady was a former slave living in North Carolina.
This item was photocopied from reel 79 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 323. Andronicus Publ. Co., 1941. Five reels of microfilm were purchased for $115 in 1971.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from; Andronicus Publ. Co.; 1971.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Oral history interview with Mary Anngady
- Rose Frank
- 18 May 2011
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