Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page

Document Details


Title: Ethel Burgan
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: Mrs. Burgan tells something of her family history. She names and describes members of her husband's family who are buried in the South Asheville Colored Cemetery. She tells stories about burial customs of the past.
Extent: 6 pages
URL: http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/oralhistory/SACC/burgan.html
Original Language: English
Time span: 1900 to 1949
Speaker: Burgan, Ethel, 1895(?)-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1895
Speaker place of birth: Macon, GA; Georgia; United States; North America
Speaker race: Black
Age at speaking: 94
Document date: 29-Aug-1989
Interviewer: Williams, Dee
Locations discussed: Asheville, NC; North America; North Carolina; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African American families; African Americans; Asheville, NC; Burial; Cemeteries--North Carolina; Community; Family--History; North America; North Carolina; Oral history; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Colored cemeteries
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0022519-23880