Oral history interview with Jim Miles

Collection:
Warner Robins Heritage Society Oral History Project
Title:
Oral history interview with Jim Miles
Creator:
Miles, Jim
Contributor to Resource:
Chalout, Mike
Publisher:
Warner Robins Heritage Society Oral History Project, Houston County Public Library System
Date of Original:
2012/2015
Subject:
Houston County (Ga.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
Wool industry--Georgia--Houston County
Oliver, Thaddeus, 1826-1864
Historic sites--Georgia
Location:
United States, Georgia, Houston County, Warner Robins, 32.61574, -83.62664
Medium:
oral histories (literary works)
Type:
MovingImage
Description:
Jim Miles is introduced -- Miles discusses how the Civil War effected the Houston County area -- Miles tells about Jefferson Davis' stay in Houston County -- Miles talks about local luminaries who made significant contributions to the war effort -- Miles talks about a woolen factory used for the war -- Miles discusses what life was like in the area during the Civil War -- Miles describes the Jefferson Davis Heritage Trail -- Miles gives the most important event that happened in the area during the war -- Miles discusses why Jefferson Davis took the path that he did through Houston County -- Miles discusses how the locals treated Jefferson Davis by the end of the war -- Miles tells Thaddeus Oliver's story
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/hlp_wroh_miles001
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/wroh/id:miles001
Language:
eng
Extent:
1 interview : 19:37 minutes
Original Collection:
Warner Robins Heritage Society Oral History Project, Houston County Public Library System
Holding Institution:
Houston County Public Library System
Rights:
Rights Statement information

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