Indiana University Press
In 1936, the Works Progress Administration (WPA) Federal Writers' Project initiated a program to collect oral biographies and reminiscences from former slaves. Field workers solicited and edited thousands of slave narratives, some of which were sent to the Library of Congress, while others went to l....
Hardy, James D.
"Folklore History': Ex-Slave Interviews Reveal Both Common And Varying Experiences,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 3
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