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.
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.
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.
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