Byrd L. Davis, Jr. Oral History

Dublin Core

Title

Byrd L. Davis, Jr. Oral History

Subject

Byrd L. Davis Jr.
Davis family history
early life
family livery stables
Decatur Fire Department
Decatur disasters

Description

This is the oral history of Byrd L. Davis Jr. He was interviewed by Betty Turnell in June 1979. The interview covers his boyhood in Decatur, family history, family livery stable, Decatur Fire Department, and Decatur disasters.

Creator

Interviewee: Byrd L. Davis Jr.
Interviewer: Betty Turnell

Source

Byrd L. Davis Jr.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Date

June 1979

Contributor

Betty Turnell

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

unknown

Format

.mp3

Language

English

Type

oral history

Identifier

OH13

Coverage

Decatur history, Decatur Fire Department, Decatur Disasters

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Betty Turnell

Interviewee

Byrd L. Davis Jr.

Location

Decatur, IL

Transcription

yes see pdf

Original Format

cassette recording

Duration

40:39

Bit Rate/Frequency

unknown

Time Summary

unknown

Collection

Citation

Interviewee: Byrd L. Davis Jr. Interviewer: Betty Turnell, “Byrd L. Davis, Jr. Oral History,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed February 3, 2023, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/218.