Oral history with Harold Stone Reeves

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Title:
Oral history with Harold Stone Reeves
Interviewee:
Reeves, Harold Stone
Date:
1971-03-24
Description:
Harold Stone Reeves, a native Charlestonian and lifelong performer, discusses the many aspects of his life since his birth in 1892, including his longtime interest in Gullah, attending the University of South Carolina, his commission with the Charleston Light Dragoons during World War I, his involvement with the Society for the Preservation of Spirituals, and his role as the first manager of the of the Charleston Social Security Office. Audio with transcript and tape log.
Collection:
South Carolina Historical Society Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
South Carolina Historical Society
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Reeves, Harold S, University of South Carolina, Roosevelt, Theodore, Gonzales, Ambrose Elliott, 1857-1926, Burns, Jimmy, 1943-, Heyward, Duncan Clinch, 1864-1943, Pershing, John J. (John Joseph), 1860-1948, DuPont, Ire?ne?e, 1876-1963, Reeves, Enos, 1753-1807, Washington, George, 1732-1799, Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963, Mortgage Bankers Association of America, Society of the Cincinnati, Charleston Light Dragoons, Confederate States of America. Army. South Carolina Cavalry Regiment, 4th. Company K
Topical Subject:
Gullahs--South Carolina, Gullah dialect, Civil War, U. S., 1861-1865, Social security, World War I, 1914-1918, Spirituals (Songs)--South Carolina
Geographic Subject:
Charleston (S.C.)
Language:
English
Shelving Locator:
44-23 Reeves
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
audio/mpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Mp3 derivative audio created with Audacity software. Archival masters are wav files.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital resource copyright 2010, The South Carolina Historical Society. All rights reserved. For more information contact The South Carolina Historical Society, 100 Meeting St., Charleston, SC 29401