Interview with Linda Davis, September 2, 2019

Collection: Athens Oral History Project

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Description

Linda Davis was born and raised in the Brooklyn Community of Athens, Georgia. She is president of the Bethlehem Cemetery Society and has been honored by The Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation. In this interview, Davis details her experience growing up in Athens and places that stood out in the community, such as the Jack R. Wells Housing Community and the Brooklyn Cemetery. She explains the importance of the cemetery to the black community and how she aims to preserve it.

Date

2019-09-02

Identifier

RBRL361AOHP-027

Coverage

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Location

Athens, Georgia

Duration

46 minutes



Citation

Linda Davis and Kimberly Davis, “Interview with Linda Davis, September 2, 2019,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 3, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL361AOHP/RBRL361AOHP-027.