The Resource Oral history interview with Fanny Cannady

Oral history interview with Fanny Cannady

Label
Oral history interview with Fanny Cannady, 1937
Title
Oral history interview with Fanny Cannady
Inclusive dates
1937
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript of an interview. Cannady was interviewed by Travis Jordan in 1937 as part of the Federal Writer's Project for the Works Progress Administration. The item includes handwritten corrections. Cannady tells about how her master, despite his wife's pleading, shot and killed a slave for making a negative comment about the Confederate Army. The victim's brother then ran away and was later caught and severely beaten. She also describes her mother's close relationship with the master's wife
Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
Cannady was a former slave living in North Carolina.
Cataloging source
UPB
Index
no index present
Language note
Materials in English
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Oral history interview with Fanny Cannady
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (5
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Andronicus Publ. Co., 1941. Five reels of microfilm were purchased for $115 in 1971.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
This item was photocopied from reel 79 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 323.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373706910
Type of unit
  • item
  • pages)
Label
Oral history interview with Fanny Cannady
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (5
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Andronicus Publ. Co., 1941. Five reels of microfilm were purchased for $115 in 1971.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
This item was photocopied from reel 79 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 323.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373706910
Type of unit
  • item
  • pages)

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