Edna Y. Hargett, July 19, 1979. Interview H-0163. |
Southern Woman Describes Life and Work in Charlotte, North Carolina: Edna Yandell Hargett describes life and work in North Charlotte, a mill village in Charlotte, North Carolina. Focusing primarily on the 1920s through the 1940s, Hargett discusses her work as a weaver in North Charlotte textile mills. In addition, she explains in detail how textile mill workers functioned like "one big family" both at work and in the community.
Interviewee: Edna Y. Hargett Interviewer: Jim Leloudis
Duration: 02:01:38 Annotated Excerpts: Listen to and read all 13 excerpts.