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Mrs. Corwin Johns' Interview

Dublin Core

Title

Mrs. Corwin Johns' Interview

Subject

Mrs. Corwin Johns
Eugenia Ewing Johns
Betty Turnell
oral history
recording
interview
Decatur, IL
childhood
Corn Carnival
fire department races
Riverside Park
Natatorium
Wood Street School
Miss Mary French
old High School
Dr. H.C. Johns
Illinois Board of Agriculture
Illinois Breeders' Association
shorthorn cattle
Johns Hill
Jane Martin Johns
"Personal Recollections"
Decatur Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Mrs. Oglesby
Mr. and Mrs. Millikin
Mr. and Mrs. Orlando Powers
Dr. and Mrs. Panhallegon
Adlai Stevenson
Charles Adlai Ewing
Judge W.R. Race
J. Petticord
A.P. Hill
Samuel Powers
Rev. Fielding Ewing
train service
Old Decatur

Description

This is the oral history of Mrs. Corwin Johns. She was interviewed by Betty Turnell on March 31, 1978. The interview included her recollection of old Decatur.

Creator

Interviewee: Mrs. Corwin Johns
Interviewer: Betty Turnell

Source

Mrs. Corwin Johns

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Date

March 31, 1978

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

Johns family

Format

.mp3
.pdf

Language

English

Type

oral history

Identifier

OH89

Coverage

oral history, recording, Mrs. Corwin Johns, Betty Turnell

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Betty Turnell

Interviewee

Mrs. Corwin Johns

Location

Decatur, IL

Transcription

see .pdf

Original Format

cassette tape

Duration

6:15

Bit Rate/Frequency

unknown

Time Summary

unknown