Oral history of Miss Tabitha DeVisconti, February 8, 1979
Date: Feb. 08 1979 |
Oral history interview with Tabitha DeVisconti. DeVisconti spends the majority of the interview describing the history of the town of Farmville, its churches, hotels, politics, railroads, schools, industry, agriculture, fire department, and the town's participation in World Wars I and II. She also describes her family's arrival in the United States from Scotland and their settling in Farmville, the building of her house by her grandfather, James W. May, her parents, and her upbringing. Interviewer: Frances D. Moye. more...