Interview with Loura Edmisten, June 9, 1973

Title

Interview with Loura Edmisten, June 9, 1973

Description

Loura Edminstin was born in Beech Creek, NC in 1894 and had 13 siblings in her family. She lived in Watauga and Avery County throughout her life.

Ms. Edminstin discusses her childhood including the topics of politics, school, and church. She also discusses the traditions in raising a family.

Subject

Edminsten, Loura--Interviews
Watauga County (N.C.)--Social life and customs--20th century
Avery County (N.C.)--Social life and customs--20th century
Christian life--North Carolina--Watauga County
Christian life--North Carolina--Avery County

Creator

Ward, Karen
Edminsten, Loura

Date

6/9/1973

Rights

Copyright for the interviews on the Appalachian State University Oral History Collection site is held by Appalachian State University. The interviews are available for free personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that proper citation is used (e.g. Appalachian State Collection 111. Appalachian Oral History Project Records, 1965-1989, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Special Collections, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC). Any commercial use of the materials, without the written permission of the Appalachian State University, is strictly prohibited.

Extent

10 pages

Language

English

Type

document

Identifier

111_tape82_LouraEdmisten_1973_06_09M001

Spatial Coverage

Boone, NC

Scanned by

Wetmore, Dana

Equipment

Hp Scanjet 8200

Scan date

2014-02-26

Comments

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Citation

Ward, Karen and Edminsten, Loura, “Interview with Loura Edmisten, June 9, 1973,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed December 15, 2018, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/34250.