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This interview is one of series conducted concerning the Oral History of Appalachia. In this interview, Maude Lowe discusses: her personal history; a brief section on a general store in Woodlawn, Virginia (where she grew up); farm life; her family; detailed information about music (including Bluegrass music, guitar, fiddle playing, and a band she was part of, as well as playing for the Queen of England); meeting and marrying her husband; her "Aunt Martha" persona, which she did for commercials; a brief discussion of coal camps; and other topics.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-669.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-669, Huntington, WV.