T. Pat Matthews interview with Mary Anngady

T. Pat Matthews interview with Mary Anngady

Dates: 1937

Photocopy of a microfilmed copy of a typescript of an interview. Anngady was interviewed by T. Pat Matthews in 1937 as part of the Federal Writer's Project for the Works Progress Administration. The item includes handwritten corrections. Anngady was educated on her master's plantation and went to Shaw Collegiate Institute after the Civil War. She gives a detailed description of what her husband told her of African tribal life. She talks about "savages," witch doctors, tribal kings, and executions.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (11 p.)
  • Creator: Anngady, Mary, 1857. -- Federal Writers' Project. -- United States. Works Progress Administration
  • Call Number: MSS 2874
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from T. Pat Matthews interview with Mary Anngady must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 2874; T. Pat Matthews interview with Mary Anngady; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2874, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This item was photocopied from reel 79 of the 920 microfilm collection. SCM 000 323. Andronicus Publ. Co., 1941. Five reels of microfilm were purchased for $115 in 1971.
Acquisition Information
Purchased from; Andronicus Publ. Co.; 1971.
Subject Terms
Politics, Government, and Law; Civic Activism; Slavery--North Carolina--History; Freedmen--North Carolina--Interviews; Anngady, Mary, 1857-; Federal Writers' Project; United States. Works Progress Administration
Genre / Form
Interviews; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS2874
Finding Aid Title
Anngady (Mary), Oral history interview with
Finding Aid Author
Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-09-26 14:28:06 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

Anngady was a former slave living in North Carolina.



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