Oral History

Interview with Emily Barnes Porter

Title

Interview with Emily Barnes Porter

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Publisher of Original Item

Oconee Historical Society

Description

An interview of Oconee County resident Emily Barnes Porter conducted in November 2013. She moved to the county in 1934. She grew up in a farming family and recounted her experience with a rattlesnake. She recounts her father's work with the Civilian Conservation Corp under President Franklin D. Roosevelt. She notes changes in Oconee in terms of the change from dirt to paved roads.

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Date of original

2013-11

Coverage (Spatial)

Watkinsville, Georgia

Keywords

Oconee County, Georgia, oral history

Disciplines

Cultural History | United States History

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IN COPYRIGHT - UNITED STATES

Interview with Emily Barnes Porter

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