The Resource Oral history interview, Mrs. Peggy Curry ; interviewed by Eugene "Ickey" Hollins, transcribed by Theresa Staropoli, (sound recording)

Oral history interview, Mrs. Peggy Curry ; interviewed by Eugene "Ickey" Hollins, transcribed by Theresa Staropoli, (sound recording)

Label
Oral history interview
Title
Oral history interview
Statement of responsibility
Mrs. Peggy Curry ; interviewed by Eugene "Ickey" Hollins, transcribed by Theresa Staropoli
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Records the reminiscences of Mrs. Peggy Curry of Harrisonburg, Va., wife of James Curry. Describes childhood including education (Effinger and Lucy Simms schools), busing of black children from surrounding areas including Elkton, McGaheysville, Grottoes to Harrisonburg), teachers, special days at school, black basketball team; Madison College (May Day); home remedies; segregation (swimming); and the free black community at Zenda
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Cataloging source
VMC
Date time place
Recorded at the home of Mrs. Peggy Curry, Harrisonburg, Va. on July 22, 1978
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
interviews
Series statement
James Madison University sound archives
Series volume
no. 5-2a.
Label
Oral history interview, Mrs. Peggy Curry ; interviewed by Eugene "Ickey" Hollins, transcribed by Theresa Staropoli, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • THERE IS NO GENERAL COLL. (STACK) COPY OF TRANSCRIPTS
  • Complete transcripts of tapes available in Special Collections
  • Forms part of vol. 1 from the 2 vol. set of "African Americans in Harrisonburg" oral history tapes, transcripts and accompanying materials with the following inclusive call no.: Special Coll. SdArch 5-1 - 5-7, v. 1-2. Other parts from vol. l: Oral history interviews [sound recording] / Mrs. Willie Nickens; interviewed by Inez Ramsey, Vicki Lloyd (OCLC #32024953)
  • Parts from vol. 2: Oral history interview [sound recording] / Mrs. Minnie Bell Stuart; interviewed by Inez Ramsey, Brenda McCormick (OCLC #32029050). Oral history interview [sound recording] / Mrs. Helen Irvin Wells; interviewed by Inez Ramsey, Carolyn Hobson (OCLC #32029918). Oral history interview [sound recording / Mrs Roberta Morgan Webb; interviewed by Vicki Bemisderfer (OCLC #32029972). Oral history interview [sound recording] / James Curry; interviewed by Inez Ramsey (OCLC #32022135). Vol. 2 also contains accompanying printed materials and photos
Accompanying material
1 transcription ([5] leaves ; 28 cm.)
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
32023614
Dimensions
1/8 in. +
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.
Extent
1 sound cassette (1 side at ca. 20 min. total)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other physical details
1 7/8 ips
Specific material designation
sound cassette
Speed
1 7/8 ips (tapes)
Tape configuration
quarter 4 track
Tape width
1/8 in.

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      Carrier Library Second Floor Room 203, MSC 1704, 880 Madison Drive, Harrisonburg, VA, 22807, US
      38.438299 -78.8741916
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