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Audio Interviews With African American Former Slaves

Aunt Harriet Smith
Recorded 1941

Mrs. Smith was born into slavery in 1851 in Hempstead, Texas. In the interview, Mrs. Smith talks about her remembrances of slavery and Civil War days.

Recorded in 1941 in Hempstead, Texas. Interviewer is folklorist John Henry Faulk.

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