Mr. Herbert Haygood

Do th:hht015
Collection:
Happiness & hard times
Title:
Mr. Herbert Haygood
Date of Original:
1973
Subject:
Savannah (Ga.)--History--20th century
Savannah (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century
African Americans--Georgia--Savannah--Interviews
Sharecropping
African Americans--Religion
Transportation--Georgia--Savannah
Savannah (Ga.)--Race relations
Location:
United States, Georgia, Chatham County, Savannah, 32.0835407, -81.0998342
Medium:
Oral histories
Type:
Text
Format:
application/pdf
Description:
At the time of the interview, Mr. Haygood was a 65 year old retired railroad employee who had lived in and around Savannah most of his life. He describes the hard conditions for a black worker in the past decades. "I was working for a farmer in the county [for] eight dollars a month. Eight dollars and dinner for a month's work."
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/id:aasu_hht_hht015
Digital Object URL:
http://library.armstrong.edu/Haygood_Herbert_143.pdf
Holding Institution:
Lane Library. Special Collections
Rights:
Cne.dark white interior blue type

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