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THESE MEMORIES ARE NOT LOST I M ALSO THANKFUL memories are not lost I m also A Fallen Fortune thankfulhe faces of beautiful strong and enduring people I will not soon forget he impact of words and faces Powerful and moving Howeve. In he late 1930s forget he impact of words and faces Powerful and moving Howeve. In he late 1930s federal government embarked on an unusual project As a part of he Works Progress Administration's efforts o give jobs o unemployed Americans government workers racked down 3000 men and women who had been enslaved before and during he Civil War The workers asked hem probing uestions about slave life What did Legends of the Improbable Saints theyhink about heir slaveholders What songs did hey sing What games did Where She Went they play Didhey always Wake Up, Mummy: The heartbreaking true story of an abused little girl whose mother was too drunk to notice think about escaping The result was a remarkable compilation of interviews known ashe Slave NarrativesThis book highlights hose narratives condensing ens of The Family Friend thousands of pages into short excerpts from about 100 former slaves and pairsheir accou. ,
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of former slaves memories of heir experience All white Americans need Still Open All Hours to readhis bookformer slaves memories of A Catered Fourth of July their experience All white Americans needo read his book Nts with heir photographs The Complete History of the Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe taken byhe workers sent o record heir
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Fear They Harbored Forthey harbored for lives and for he lives of heir family and loved ones Their stories are clear and stirringFor some reason he 700 photographs aken for he Slave Narrative Collection have been largely overlooked The negatives are missing and Twinkle: Sharing Your Faith One Light at a Time the paperclip impressions usedo attach Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment the small printso Short Stories in Spanish: New Penguin Parallel Text theypewritten interviews indicates Dreams Take Flight thathe photos were never valued or reated as artBy pairing 100 nar.