Interview with Emily Barnes Porter
Publisher of Original Item
Oconee Historical Society
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.
Date of original
Oconee County, Georgia, oral history
Cultural History | United States History
Porter, Emily Barnes, "Interview with Emily Barnes Porter" (2013). Oral History. 4.