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DARE Interview: Memphis, Tennessee; Primary Informant TN051

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Informant Data:TN051: Black; female; age: 76 (old); education: some schooling; community type: large cityMedia File:Full Interview (Tape 1587-S1).Content:00:20 Grandparents were slaves locally, parents from Memphis04:15 Religious beliefs, personal philosophy, health05:45 Marriages06:55 Local school, personal philosophy08:15 God's plan; bottle feeding; race relations14:35 School15:35 Race relations17:40 Religious beliefs, church membership20:00 Family worked in fields, she grew up on farm, lived most of her life working as a domestic in White family homes22:05 The Depression26:05 Cost of living, television, children, death customs30:10 Tape end

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