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Document Details


Title: Burton, Tyrone
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: University of Southern Mississippi. Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage
Collection: Mississippi Oral History Project
Description: One of eleven siblings, Mr. Tyrone Burton was born in Franklinton, Louisiana, on April 5, 1941, to Myrtis and Ada Burton. The family owned an eighty-eight acre farm on which they raised their own food and were able to achieve a degree of self-sufficiency. In 1961, he was graduated from Franklinton High School.
URL: http://www.lib.usm.edu/~spcol/coh/cohburtont.html
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1999 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Burton, Tyrone
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker place of birth: Franklinton, LA; Louisiana; United States; North America
Speaker occupation: Barber; Businessman; Elevator operator
Document date: 20-Sep-1999
Interviewer: Sartin, Angela
Locations discussed: Mississippi; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Agriculture; Cities and towns--Mississippi; City and town life--Mississippi; Community; Local history; Mississippi; Mississippi--History; North America; Oral history; United States
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0025617-27503