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Faucette, Lindsey



  • Existence: 1851

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Daisy Whaley interview with Lindsey Faucette

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230346857]
Identifier: MSS 2920
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript of an interview. Faucette was interviewed by Daisy Whaley in 1937 as part of the Federal Writer's Project for the Works Progress Administration. The item includes handwritten corrections. Faucette said his master and mistress treated him well and never whipped or sold him. He added that the Confederate Army did more damage to the plantation than did the Union. After the Civil War, the master let his father use a plot of land for a year.

Dates: 1937