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dc.contributor.authorPeterson, Lindsay
dc.contributor.authorWatson, Elyse
dc.contributor.authorNewberry, James
dc.contributor.otherCarreathers, Mary
dc.coverage.spatialAdairsville, Georgia
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-17T21:48:01Z
dc.date.available2017-10-17T21:48:01Z
dc.date.created2016-10-11
dc.identifierksu-14-05-04-001-005
dc.identifier.citationMary Carreathers Interview, 2016-10-11, Adairsville Oral History Series, 2016, KSU/14/05/04/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11360/2300
dc.descriptionBorn in Adairsville, Georgia, in 1940, Mary Carreathers attended Fort Valley State University before returning to teach Home Economics in the local school system. She was the first African American woman to serve on the Adairsville city council. In her interview, she recounts her father’s work on the railroad, her experiences with racism in the community, and her commitment to public service.
dc.description.abstractOral history interview with Adairsville resident Mary Carreathers.
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dc.language.isoen_US
dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Museum of History and Holocaust Education or the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectCarreathers, Mary.
dc.subjectAdairsville (Ga.)--History.
dc.subjectAdairsville (Ga.). City Council.
dc.subjectRacism--United States--History--20th century.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.subjectTranscripts.
dc.titleMary Carreathers Interview
dc.typevideo
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