First Person America

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Knopf, 1980 - Biography & Autobiography - 287 pages
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Eighty personal histories written between 1938 and 1942 impart a first-person portrait of America, from such people as an Oklahoma oilworker, an Oregon miner, and a jazz musician

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User Review  - Aaron - Goodreads

Collection of stories from the Depression-era Federal Writers Project. Very enjoyable. Read full review

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User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

Really great book sharing biographies of common Americans recorded by the Federal Writer's Project during the Great Depression. Read full review

Contents

MONUMENTAL STONE
93
TOBACCO PEOPLE
137
THE JAZZ LANGUAGE
215
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