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RT-*1604-78

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC 27599-1350)
Jerrold Hirsch (Project Director: 05/01/1978 to present)

Southern Life Histories Editing and Indexing Project

To prepare a comprehensive index to the Southern Life Histories collected in the 1930s by the Federal Writers' Project, a New Deal Relief Project. These histories are one of the earliest attempts to obtain an oral history of ordinary Americans. PI will index these histories, annotate them, amass biographical information on the interviewers and write a general introduction to these materials.

Project fields:
Unknown

Program:
Reference Materials - Tools

Division:
Preservation and Access

Total amounts:
$31,436 (approved)
$31,436 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/1978 – 1/31/1981