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WPA Slave Narrative: Mr. and Mrs. Alex Smith

Description: Interview with two former enslaved persons, Alex Smith and Elizabeth "Betty" Smith, living in South Bend. This interview was conducted by Henrietta Karwowski on behalf of the WPA Federal Writer's Project. This and other interviews from the Works Progress Administration (WPA) Federal Writers' Project in Indiana and other states are compiled and available online from the Library of Congress.
Origin: 1937-09-10
Contributor(s): Karwowski, Henrietta; Smith, Alex; Smith, Elizabeth
Source: http://michianamemory.sjcpl.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16827coll4/id/4833
Collection: Civil Rights and African American History
Rights: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Subjects: African Americans--Indiana--South Bend
Slavery--Indiana

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