Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves Arkansas Narratives, Part 7
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Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves Arkansas Narratives, Part 7

By United States. Work Projects Administration
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  • SLAVE NARRATIVES
  • A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves
    • TYPEWRITTEN RECORDS PREPARED BY THE FEDERAL WRITERS' PROJECT 1936-1938 ASSEMBLED BY THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS PROJECT WORK PROJECTS ADMINISTRATION FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA SPONSORED BY THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
  • VOLUME II
  • ARKANSAS NARRATIVES
  • PART 7
    • Prepared by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of Arkansas
  • INFORMANTS
    • Interviewer: Irene Robertson Subject: NEGRO LORE Story:—Information This information given by: Charlie Vaden Place of Residence: Hazen, Green Grove, Ark. Occupation: Farming Age: 77
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Ellen Vaden      DeValls Bluff, Ark. Age: 83
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Nettie Van Buren, Clarendon, Arkansas       Ex school-teacher Age: 62
    • Name of Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person Interviewed: Adelaide J. Vaughn      1122 Cross Street, Little Rock, Arkansas Age: 69
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Blanche Edwards Person interviewed: Emmeline Waddille (deceased)      Lonoke County, Arkansas Age: 106
    • STATE—Arkansas NAME OF WORKER—Blanche Edwards ADDRESS—Lonoke, Arkansas DATE—October 20, 1938 SUBJECT—An Old Slave
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: Henry Waldon      816 Walnut Street. North Little Rock, Arkansas Age: 84
    • Interviewer: Mary D. Hudgins Person interviewed: Aunt Clara Walker      Aged: 111      Home: "Flatwoods" district, Garland County. Own property.
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Henry Walker, Hazen, Arkansas Age: 80
    • Interviewer: Irene Robertson Subject: Ex-Slave-Hunting Story:—Information This information given by: Henry Walker Place of Residence: Hazen, Arkansas Occupation: Farmer. Age: 78
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Jake Walker      3002 Short W. Ninth Avenue, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 95
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Jake Walker, Wheatley, Arkansas Age: 68
    • Interviewer: Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Willie Wallace      40th and Georgia Streets, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 80
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Evans Warrior      609 E. 23rd Avenue, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 80
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Anna Washington, Clarendon, Arkansas      (Back of Mrs. Maynard's home in the alley) Age: 77
    • FOLKLORE SUBJECTS Interviewer: S.S. Taylor Subject: Slave memories—Birth, Mother, Father, Separation House Subject: Slaves—Dwellings, Food, Clothes Subject: Corn Shucking, Dances, Quiltings, Weddings among Slaves Subject: Slaves—Fight with Master (junior); Slave uprisings Subject: Confederate Army Negroes; Ex-slave Occupations Story:—Information This information given by: Eliza Washington Place of Residence: 1517 West Seventeenth      Little Rock, Arkansas Occupation: Washing and Ironing (When able) Age: About 77
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Jennie Washington, DeValls Bluff, Arkansas Age: 80
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Parrish Washington      812 Spruce Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 86
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Caroline Watson      517 E. 21st Avenue, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 82
    • STATE—Arkansas NAME OF WORKER—Samuel S. Taylor ADDRESS—Little Rock, Arkansas DATE—December, 1938 SUBJECT—Ex-slave
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Person interviewed: Bart Wayne, Helena, Arkansas Age: 72
    • Interviewer: Pernella Anderson Person interviewed: Annie Mae Weathers      East Bone Street      El Dorado, Ark. Age: ?
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: Cora Weathers      818 Chester Street, Little Rock, Arkansas Age: 79
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: Ishe Webb      1610 Cross Street, Little Rock, Arkansas Age: 78, or more
    • Pine Bluff District FOLKLORE SUBJECTS Name of Interviewer: Martin - Barker Subject: (Negro Lore)--Ex-Slave Story:—Information This information given by: Alfred Wells Place of Residence: Occupation: Age: 77
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Douglas Wells      1419 Alabama Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 83
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: John Wells, Edmondson, Arkansas Age: 82
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: Sarah Wells      1012 W. Sixteenth Street, Little Rock, Arkansas Age: 84 Occupation: Field hand
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Sarah Williams Wells, Biscoe, Arkansas Age: Born 1866
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: John Wesley, Helena, Arkansas Age: ?
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Robert Wesley, Holly Grove, Arkansas Age: 74
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Maggie Wesmoland, Brinkley, Arkansas Age: 85
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Calvin West, Widener, Arkansas Age: 68
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Mary Mays West, Widener, Arkansas Age: 65
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Sylvester Wethington      Holly Grove, Arkansas Age: 77
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Joe Whitaker, Madison, Arkansas Age: 70 plus
    • Interviewer: Beulah Sherwood Hagg Person interviewed: Mrs. Julia A. White, 3003 Cross St.,      Little Rock, Ark. Age: 79
    • STATE—Arkansas NAME OF WORKER—Samuel S. Taylor ADDRESS—Little Rock, Arkansas DATE—December, 1938 SUBJECT—Ex-slave
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Lucy White, Marianna, Arkansas Age: 74
    • Interviewer: Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: David Whiteman (c) Age: 88 Home: 104 N. Kansas Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Dolly Whiteside (c) Age: 81 Home: 103 Oregon Street, Pine Bluff, Ark.
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: J.W. Whitfield      3100 W. Seventeenth Street, Little Rock, Arkansas Age: About 60 Occupation: Preacher
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Sarah Whitmore, Clarendon, Arkansas Age: 100
    • Interviewer: Watt McKinney Person interviewed: Dock Wilborn      A mile or so from Marvell, Arkansas Age: 95
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Bell Wilks, Holly Grove, Arkansas Age: 80
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Bell Williams, Forrest City, Arkansas Age: 85
    • Mrs. Mildred Thompson Mrs. Carol Graham El Dorado District Federal Writers Project Union County, Arkansas
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Charlie Williams      Brassfield; Ark. Age: 73
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: Columbus Williams      Temporary: 2422 Howard Street, Little Rock, Arkansas      Permanent: Box 12, Route 2, Ouachita County, Stevens, Arkansas Age: 98
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: Frank Williams      County Hospital, ward eleven, Little Rock, Arkansas Age: 100, or more
    • Interviewer: Thomas Elmore Lucy Person interviewed: Gus Williams, Russellville, Arkansas Age: 80
    • Interviewer: Pernella M. Anderson Person interviewed: Henrietta Williams      B. Avenue, El Dorado, Arkansas Age: About 82
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Henry Andrew (Tip) Williams      Biscoe, Arkansas Age: Born in 1854, 86
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: James Williams, Brinkley, Arkansas Age: 72
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: John Williams      County Hospital, ward 11, Little Rock, Arkansas Age: 75
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Lillie Williams, Madison, Arkansas Age: 69
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Mary Williams, Clarendon, Arkansas Age: Born 1872 Light color
    • Name of Interviewer: Irene Robertson Subject: Ex-Slave—Herbs "Hant" experiences Story:—Information This information given by: Mary Williams Place of Residence: Hazen, Arkansas Occupation: Field Worker Age: 69
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Mary Williams      409 North Hickory, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 82
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Mary Williams      409 Hickory, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 84
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Rosena Hunt Williams      R.F.D., Brinkley, Arkansas Age: 56
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: "Soldier" Williams, Forrest City, Arkansas Age: 98
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Anna Williamson, Holly Grove, Arkansas Age: Between 75 and 80
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Callie Halsey Williamson, Biscoe, Arkansas Age: 60?
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Charlotte Willis, Madison, Arkansas Age: 63
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: Ella Wilson      1611 McGowan Street, Little Rock, Arkansas Age: Claims 100
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Robert Wilson      811 West Pullen Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 101
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Tom Windham, 723 Missouri, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 98
    • FOLKLORE SUBJECTS Interviewer: Bernice Bowden Subject: Apparitions Information by: Tom Windham Place of Residence: 723 Missouri St. Pine Bluff, Ark. Occupation: None (Age 92)
    • Pine Bluff District FOLKLORE SUBJECTS Interviewer: Martin - Barker Subject: Ex-Slave Story. Information by: Tom Windham Place of Residence: 1221 Georgia St. Age: 87
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Alice Wise      1112 Indiana Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 79
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: Frank Wise, 1006 Victory Street,      Little Rock, Arkansas Age: 81 to 85
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Lucy Withers, Brinkley, Arkansas Age: 86
    • Interviewer: Mary D. Hudgins Person interviewed: Anna Woods, 426 Grand Avenue
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Cal Woods; R.F.D., Biscoe, Arkansas Age: 85?
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Maggie Woods      Brassfield, Ark.      Deaner Farm. Age: 70
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Sam Word, 1122 Missouri Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 79
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Sam Word      1122 Missouri, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 78
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Ike Worthy      2413 W. 11th Avenue, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 74
    • Interviewer: Samuel S. Taylor Person interviewed: Alice Wright      2418 Center Street, Little Rock, Arkansas Age: About 74
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Hannah Brooks Wright      W. 17th, Highland Addition, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 85 Occupation: Laundress
    • Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson Person interviewed: Tom Yates, Marianna. Arkansas Age: 66
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: Annie Young, 913 West Scull Street,      Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 76
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: John Young      925 E. 15th Ave., Pine Bluff, Ark. Age: 92
    • Interviewer: Mrs. Bernice Bowden Person interviewed: John Young      923 E. Fifteenth, Pine Bluff, Arkansas Age: 89
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