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Document Details


Title: Forest Hardy
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: Mr. Hardy, came to Asheville to work with McCoy-Wilkins Funeral Home, after the South Asheville Colored Cemetery was closed. He remembers family and friends who were buried there. He names black funeral homes, past and present.
Extent: 3 pages
URL: http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/oralhistory/SACC/hardy.html
Original Language: English
Time span: 1900 to 1989
Speaker: Hardy, Forest
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Undertaker
Document date: 16-Aug-1989
Interviewer: Armmond, Lewis
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: OHI0022522-23884