Oral history interview with Charlie Smith, 1963

 

Name
Smith, Charlie, 1841 or 1842- (Interviewee)
Kelley, Holland A (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Charlie Smith, 1963
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Charlie Smith, 1963
Abstract
Reminiscences of his boyhood in Africa, abduction by a slavetrader, and sale in a New Orleans slave market; experiences as an enslaved person and free man on the ranch of Charles Smith near Galveston, Texas
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Slaves--United States; African American cowboys; African Americans--Social conditions; Slavery--United States; Smith, Charlie, 1841 or 1842-
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1963
Physical Description
sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Note (Biographical)
Black cowboy
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010
Interviewed by Holland A. Kelley
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
6873582
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/fky2-7082
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.