T. Pat Matthews interview with Martha Adeline Hinton
File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2910
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript of an interview. Hinton was interviewed by T. Pat Matthews in 1937 as part of the Federal Writer's Project for the Works Progress Administration. Hinton relates accounts given to her by her mother. Hinton says her family did reasonably well as slaves and tells how her father avoided being both sold and whipped.
- Hinton, Martha Adeline (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Interview must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Biographical / Historical
Hinton was a former slave who was living in North Carolina at the time of the interview.
1 item (2 p.)
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 Martha Adeline Hinton interview
- Rose Frank
- 20 May 2011
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.