Mary Boyd Mann oral history interview, April 17, 2008
Date: Apr. 17 2008 |
Interview with East Carolina Teacher's College alumna and retired teacher Mary Boyd Mann (formerly Mary Hoover Boyd). Mrs. Mann discusses her experiences growing up on a farm near Greenville in a family that valued education, attending Greenville High School, being a day student in the normal teacher curriculum program at East Carolina, and working during the summers to help pay tuition. She also discusses moving to Virginia for her husband's wartime work with the Navy, and working as a teacher in N.C. and Virginia. Interviewer: Martin Tschetter. Betsy Jones, daughter of Mrs. Mann, was also present at the interview. more...