|Title||Oral history interview with Corbin family, 2013 Nov. 23|
|Collection||First Baptist Church Oral History Project|
|Object Type||Digital Gift|
|Narrator's name||Anna Mae Corbin Sayle, Eva J. Corbin, and William P. Corbin|
|Description/Scope & Content||Oral history interview recorded through partnership with First Baptist Church of Hampton. Anna Mae Corbin Sayle, Eva J. Corbin, and William P. Corbin describe their memories of First Baptist Church, interviewed by Jean Combs Hunter, Nov. 23rd, 2013. Topics discussed include church programs (including Vacation Bible School, choir, ushers, summer revivals, holidays, tithing, and baptisms), horse-and-buggy transportation in Hampton, Boys and Girls clubs, the Jim Crow era, African American businesses, downtown Hampton.|
|Interviewer||Hunter, Jean Combs|
|Length of Interview||01:03:59|
|Extent of Description||
Master/original audio file (mp3)
Edited audio file (mp3)
Sayle, Anna M. Corbin
Corbin, Eva J.
Corbin, Phil, II
Jarvis, Josephine, Miss
Patterson, James W., Rev.
Thomas, James E., III, Rev.
Gaines, Seymour J., Rev.
Guice, Jason Carl, Rev.
Booth, William D., Rev.
Wills, Richard W., Rev.
Civil Rights (Segregation/Integration/Jim Crow)
Structure--First Baptist Church of Hampton
|Parent Collection record||CC2013.14.0|
|Notes||Oral history interviews are the personal memories and reflections of the narrator, and the Hampton History Museum cannot guarantee the accuracy of an interview's content. The views and opinions expressed by the narrator are not necessarily those of the Hampton History Museum or City of Hampton.|
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