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This interview is one of series conducted concerning the Oral History of Appalachia. Mr. Christie Meadows was born to a long line of farmers, miners, and loggers in rural Raleigh County, West Virginia. He discusses: his family; his childhood and lessons he learned; different types of trees and their uses; signs of the moon and how to plant by them; farming; his education; technology he had access to; jobs; recreation; livestock; mining (including strip mining); Future Farmers of America; folk medicine; a brief mention of beekeeping; as well as other topics.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-593.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-593, Huntington, WV.