Log In| View Cart (0)
Browse: Collections Digital Content Subjects Creators Record Groups

Appalachian Volunteers Oral History Collection

Overview

Scope and Contents

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

Original Audio Cassette Interview Recordings

Interview Transcripts



Contact us about this collection

Appalachian Volunteers Oral History Collection, 1982 | Berea College Special Collections and Archives Catalog

Printer-friendly Printer-friendly | Email Us Contact Us About This Collection

Collection Overview

Title: Appalachian Volunteers Oral History Collection, 1982Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: McGraw, Marie Tyler.

Other Creators: Berea College -- Loyal Jones Appalachian Center.

Extent: 3.0 Boxes (General)

Arrangement:

The collection is arranged as follows:

Box 1: Transcripts of unedited transcripts.  Note: not all interviews have transcripts.

Box 2: Recordings of interviews (cassette tape format)

Box 3: Additional copy of each recording (cassette tape format)

Subjects: Appalachian Region -- Social conditions., Appalachian Volunteers., Council of the Southern Mountains., McGraw, Marie Tyler., Oral history -- Appalachian region., Poverty -- Appalachian Region., West Virginia -- Social conditions.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection is comprised of sixteen audio recordings and unedited transcripts (of six of the interviews) with former Appalachian Volunteer workers who were assigned to West Virginia, between 1964 and 1967, and then settled in the area after their service ended.

These interviews were recorded by Marie Tyler McGraw during the summer of 1982 with the support of an Appalachian Studies Fellowship from the Berea College Appalachian Center. McGraw's article based on this research entitled "Staying On: Poverty Warriors in West Virginia After Fifteen Years" appears in the anthology, Reshaping the Image of Appalachia.

Subject/Index Terms

Appalachian Region -- Social conditions.
Appalachian Volunteers.
Council of the Southern Mountains.
McGraw, Marie Tyler.
Oral history -- Appalachian region.
Poverty -- Appalachian Region.
West Virginia -- Social conditions.

Administrative Information

Repository: Berea College Special Collections and Archives Catalog

Access Restrictions: Records can be accessed through the Reading Room, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College. Some recordings and transcripts available online.

Use Restrictions: There are no restrictions on use of this material other than federal copyright regulations.

Preferred Citation: [Object identification/Folder/Box], Appalachian Volunteers Oral History Collection, Berea College Special Collections & Archives, Berea, KY.

Processing Information: The finding aid was updated in November 2015. Links to recordings added 2019.

Other Note:

List of Interviewees:

Anderson, Colleen; Biesmyer, David; Catape, Beth; Cohen, Naomi Weintraub; Cooper, Brooke; Crandal, Penny; Kinderman, Gibbs; Kline, Mike; Monroe, Jeff; Ogle, Milton; Robinson, Craig; Thibault, James; Yarrow, Doug; and Yarrow, Ruth

BCA 0040 SAA 039


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Original Audio Cassette Interview Recordings],
[Series 2: Interview Transcripts],
[All]

Series 1: Original Audio Cassette Interview RecordingsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: SC-CT-829-001Add to your cart.

Colleen Anderson, [Summer 1982] 

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Item 2: SC-CT-829-002Add to your cart.

David Biesmyer, [Summer 1982]   

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two    Read Transcript

Item 3: SC-CT-829-003Add to your cart.

Beth Catape, [Summer 1982] 

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Item 4: SC-CT-829-004Add to your cart.

Naomi Weintraub Cohen, [Summer 1982] 

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two    Read Transcript

Item 5: SC-CT-829-005Add to your cart.

Brooke Cooper, [Summer 1982]   

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Item 6: SC-CT-829-006Add to your cart.

Penny Crandal, [Summer 1982]    Technical Difficulties Make for Difficult Listening

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Item 7: SC-CT-829-007Add to your cart.

Gibbs Kinderman, [Summer 1982]   

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Item 8: SC-CT-829-008Add to your cart.

Mike Kline, Tape 1 of 2, [Summer 1982]   

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Item 9: SC-CT-829-009Add to your cart.

Mike Kline, Tape 2 of 2, [Summer 1982]   

Listen

Item 10: SC-CT-829-010Add to your cart.

Jeff Monroe, Tape 1 of 2, [Summer 1982]   

Listen

Item 11: SC-CT-829-011Add to your cart.

Jeff Monroe, Tape 2 of 2, [Summer 1982]   

Listen

Item 12: SC-CT-829-012Add to your cart.

Milton Ogle, [Summer 1982]    Technical Difficulties Make for Difficult Listening

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Item 13: SC-CT-829-013Add to your cart.

Craig and Judy Robinson, [Summer 1982]    Technical Difficulties Make for Difficult Listening

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Item 14: SC-CT-829-014Add to your cart.

James Thibault, [Summer 1982]    Technical Difficulties Make for Difficult Listening

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two    Read Transcript

Item 15: SC-CT-829-015Add to your cart.

Doug Yarrow, [Summer 1982]    Technical Difficulties Make for Difficult Listening

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Item 16: SC-CT-829-016Add to your cart.

Ruth Yarrow, [Summer 1982]  Technical Difficulties Make for Difficult Listening

Listen Part One    Listen Part Two

Series 2: Interview TranscriptsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: SC-CT-829-001Add to your cart.
Colleen Anderson  (Handwritten Transcription)
Folder 2: SC-CT-829-002Add to your cart.
David Biesmyer      (Typed Transcription)
Folder 3: SC-CT-829-003Add to your cart.
Beth Catape            (Handwritten Transcription)
Folder 4: SC-CT-829-005Add to your cart.
Brooke Cooper      (Handwritten Transcription)
Folder 5: SC-CT-829-006Add to your cart.
Penny Crandal        (Handwritten Transcription)
Folder 6: SC-CT-829-004Add to your cart.
Naomi Weintraub Cohen  (Handwritten Transcription)
Folder 7: SC-CT-829-014Add to your cart.
James Thibauld    (Typed Transcription)

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Original Audio Cassette Interview Recordings],
[Series 2: Interview Transcripts],
[All]


Page Generated in: 0.142 seconds (using 264 queries).
Using 7.09MB of memory. (Peak of 7.37MB.)

Powered by Archon Version 3.21 rev-3 beta
Copyright ©2017 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Hosted by LibraryHost