Mabel and Quinty Gouge Interview
Scope and Contents
The Mabel and Quinty Gouge interview focuses on the history of the Gouge family in western North Carolina. The interview was conducted by Ernest Burleson, with Ruth Cole. The Gouges discussed the Gouge (Geouge) family of western North Carolina. Quinty Gouge sang an old English ballad, the first line of which is "There Once Was a Woman in London." She also recited poetry.
- 2 June 1988
- Gouge , Mabel Irene, 1918-1997 (Person)
- Geouge, Quintey Ann Buchanan, 1899-1992 (Person)
- Burleson, Ernest Harold, 1917-2015 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The tape is open for research.
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Method of Acquisition
Ernest Burleson donated the Mabel and Quinty Gouge interview tape to the Archives of Appalachia in September 1988.
Processing of the tape was completed in August 1992 by Marie Tedesco.
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