Interview with Dora Fields, April 30, 1979

Project: Frontier Nursing Service Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Dora Fields was born in Perry County, Kentucky in 1907. She completed the fourth grade before beginning to do housework for neighboring families. Fields also discusses her mother's work as a "granny woman," or midwife. The informant relates various local beliefs and comments upon general social conditions.

Interview Accession

1979oh203_fns102

Interviewee Name

Dora Fields

Interviewer Name

Sadie W. Stidham

Interview Date

1979-04-30

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Fields, Dora Interview by Sadie W. Stidham. 30 Apr. 1979. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Fields, D. (1979, April 30). Interview by S. W. Stidham. Frontier Nursing Service Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Fields, Dora, interview by Sadie W. Stidham. April 30, 1979, Frontier Nursing Service Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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