The Oral History collection at Ricks Library consists of audio and audio transcripts featuring people who lived in the Yazoo County area during the 20th century.
Click the titles to read the oral history transcripts, or to download the transcripts.
Oral History – Audio (Coming Soon)
Oral History – Transcripts
Fuller, Albert- Recollections of Phoenix, MS in the early 1900s (Interview Date: November 13, 1974)
Hawk, “Hammer” Discusses Yazoo City after 1900 (Interview Date: September 1974)
Hinshaw, Barbara Morgan and Robert Hinshaw- Drug Stores in Yazoo (Interview Date:Feb 1974)
Huddleston, Jr., T.J. and Mrs. Henry [Willie Jean] Espy-Afro-American Hospital-March 1980
List of Transcripts for the Yazoo County Bicentennial Oral History Project-Part 2- 1974
Lynch, Albert-Recollections of Yazoo City in the early 1900s (Interview Date: September 1974)
White, Barbara- Views of Yazoo City (Interview Date: Sep 1974)