Oral History Collection: Margaret Frances Brake Oral History

2019-02-10
University Archives #UA95-11
Creator(s)
Cobourn, Alston; Brake, Margaret Frances
Physical description
1 Items
Preferred Citation
Margaret Frances Brake Oral History. UA95-11. University Archives, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.
Repository
East Carolina University Archives
Access
The collection is open for research use.

Frances Brake discusses her time as a student at East Carolina College, her family's farming in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, and her teaching career.


Biographical/historical information

Margaret Frances Brake was born November 10, 1935 in Edgecombe County, North Carolina. She grew up on a farm outside of Rocky Mount and attended East Carolina College for her undergraduate degree and later returned for her Masters in Education. She taught 6th grade in Newport News, Virginia and Burlington, Greensboro, and Rocky Mount, North Carolina.


Scope and arrangement

Margaret Frances Brake discusses her time as a student at East Carolina College, her family's farming in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, and her teaching career. She mentions a polio outbreak circa 1941.


Administrative information
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Related material

This collection is a part of Record Group 95: Oral History Collection.