Sue Hebert Series


Size: 14 interviews on 14 recordings

Time period covered: 1900 - 2000s

Dates of interviews: 1979, 2006

Principal Interviewers: Sue Hebert

Finding Aids: Abstracts, indexes

Audio Availability: MP3

Processing Status: 64% of interviews are cataloged (9 of 14)

Access Restrictions: See individual abstracts

Description: This series documents the local history of the Atchafalaya Basin area, including Plaquemine, Bayou Sorrel, and Bayou Chene. Interviewees discuss lumbering, ginning moss, the Plaquemine Locks, harvesting sugarcane, and social life and customs of the area in the early twentieth century.

Note: These interviews are also available at the Iberville Parish Library.

Interview Abstracts

Louis J. Clement

Edward Coussou

Leander Curry

J.E. Druilhet

Frank Gilchrist

Ray W. Gilchrist, Sr. (1979)

Ray W. Gilchrist, Sr. (2006)

Shine Larson

Aldridge Leroy "A.L." McMurray, Sr.

Nelson and Lottie McQuiston

Samuel McQuiston

Jules Noel Sr.

Alfred Ricard II

Bill Lindon Rivet

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