Rural-urban migration--United States.
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Lewis King from Rose Creek interviewed by John Gaventa. King shares his personal history and describes his experiences of living and working in Dayton, Ohio and then returning to the Clairfield area. King reflects on the differences between city and country life and people, and how things have changed since he was a boy.
Total time: 25 minutes
Lewis King interviews a woman, Phyllis, who lives in Dayton, Ohio. Phyllis is originally from Tennessee, but now lives in Dayton with her husband and five children. She discusses life in Tennessee compared to life in Dayton, and the lack of work in Tennessee that has driven many people to leave home and move north.
Total time: 20 minutes