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Document Details


Title: Benjamin F. Brewer and Rosa Gordon Brewer
Local code: OH 90.1
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: University of North Carolina, Asheville. D. Hiden Ramsey Library. Special Collections
Collection: South Asheville Colored Cemetery, 1840-1943
Description: The Brewers explain the ownership of the cemetery, how clean-up days were organized, and how arrangements for burial were made. They name and describe family members who are buried in the cemetery.
Extent: 9 pages
URL: http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/oralhistory/SACC/brewer_bandr.html
Original Language: English
Time span: 1900 to 1949
Speaker: Brewer, Benjamin F.
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Clergyman
Document date: 19-Aug-1989
Interviewer: Williams, Dee
Locations discussed: Asheville, NC; North America; North Carolina; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African Americans; Asheville, NC; Burial; Cemeteries--North Carolina; Community; North America; North Carolina; Oral history; Undertakers and undertaking; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Colored cemeteries
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0022517-23877