Fries Textile Mill Oral Histories Oral History with Melva Anders, November 26, 2022 (Ms2019-045)

Title

Fries Textile Mill Oral Histories Oral History with Melva Anders, November 26, 2022 (Ms2019-045)

Subject

Description

An oral history interview with Melva Anders, a former worker of the Fries textile mill. She began in 1966 working in the spool room, and during her years long career would also work weaving, creeling, cloth inspection, and production. In this interview, she talks about life working in the mill, materials produced, and local history.

Date

Rights

Permission to publish material from the Fries Textile Mill Oral Histories Collection must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech.

Identifier

Ms2019-045_MelvaAnders

Interviewer

Kevin Combs

Narrator

Melva Anders

Location

Fries, Virginia

Duration

01:33:35

Citation

“Fries Textile Mill Oral Histories Oral History with Melva Anders, November 26, 2022 (Ms2019-045),” VT Special Collections and University Archives Online, accessed April 17, 2024, http://digitalsc.lib.vt.edu/Ms2019-045/Ms2019-045_MelvaAnders.