Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
This accession consists of audio recordings of the radio series, "Remembering Slavery," (also referred to as "Slaves No More" or "We Were Slaves") which featured recollections of former slaves recorded in the 1930s by the Works Progress Administration. The production was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Materials include DAT tapes, audio cassettes, 8mm audio, compact discs, one 1/4" audio tape, and one floppy disc. A small amount of paper documentation/track sheets is also included. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if listening copies are not currently available. Listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- National Endowment for the Humanities
- Corporation for Public Broadcasting
- Remembering Slavery (Radio program : 1997)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-084, Smithsonian Productions, Productions