Ms. Lillian (French) Barber

28/08/2011

 

Lillian (French) Barber

1896-1992

Tapes 1-4 January 1969

Interviewed by W. J. Langlois & Robert H. McGowan

TAPE 1                                                                                                                       Page 5

Description of the Holiness Church in Skerry, church building, services, attitudes and beliefs

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TAPE 2                                                                                                                         Page 18

Holiness Church, dress, hierarchy, funerals and burial customs, Christmas, children’s games, entertainment

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TAPE 3                                                                                                                         Page 36

Everyday life, household chores, social customs, childbirth, canning and food, family and farming

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TAPE 4                                                                                                                          Page 50

Pack peddlers, household interiors, food preservation, and home remedies

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