The Wpa Oklahoma Slave Narratives (Paperback)

By T. Lindsay Baker, Julie P. Baker (Editor)

University of Oklahoma Press, 9780806128597, 544pp.

Publication Date: March 15, 1996

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These are fascinating stories of the memories of ex-slaves, fourteen of which have never been published before. Although many African-Americans had relocated in Oklahoma after emancipation in 1865, some of the interviewees had been slaves of Cherokees, Chickasaws, Choctaws, or Creeks in the Indian territory.