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Document Details


Title: Johnson, Lillie B.
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: Ms. Lillie Belle Fields[?] Johnson was born in Shannon, Mississippi, on September 9, 1925, into a family of farmers who owned their own farm. As a child she attended several different schools, including schools in churches; she finished high school at Mary Holmes Junior College in West Point, Mississippi. She married, then became a widow with four children, but continued her education, earning her undergraduate degree at Rust College, her master's degree at Tennessee State, and her educational specialist degree at Mississippi State.
URL: http://www.lib.usm.edu/~spcol/coh/cohjohnsonl.html
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1999 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Johnson, Lillie B., 1925-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 9-Sep-1925
Speaker place of birth: Shannon, MS; Mississippi; United States; North America
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Teacher
Age at speaking: 74
Document date: 18-Nov-1999
Interviewer: Long, Worth
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: OHI0025662-27566