Interview with Vera Johnston

Title

Interview with Vera Johnston

Interviewee

Vera Johnston

Interviewer

Fred E. Hembree and Victoria Hickox

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Abstract

IN PROCESSING

This is part of a series of three interviews on the family life of mill workers in 20th century Rock Hill. Mrs. Johnston describes her life on the farm, her move to Rock Hill, and her work in the local cotton mills. Topics include background and family life, work attitudes and experience, J. P. Stevens Cotton Mills, Springs Cotton Mills in Fort Mill, mill villages, race relations, unionization and mill prospects for the future.

Publication Date

8-31-1980

Unique Identifier

OH 093

Format

2 Cassettes

Length

45 minutes

Restrictions

This interview is not open for use.

Keywords

Farm Life, Mill Village, Cotton, 1900s

Disciplines

Oral History

Notes

Additional interview date is August 1982.

Interview with Vera Johnston

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