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Sallie Phillips Smith oral history interview, June 12, 1973

Date: Jun. 12 1973 | Identifier: OH0011
Mrs. Smith discusses her parents' lives as slaves and as free citizens. Particular topics of interest include the circumstances surrounding the sale of her mother from Hyde to Edgecombe County owners. Also two fables are recited, "The Lark and the Young Ones," and "One Simple John Proctor," originally told to her by her father. Interviewer: Donald R. Lennon. more...