Fries Textile Mill Oral Histories Oral History with Roger Hines, August 3, 2022 (Ms2019-045)

Title

Fries Textile Mill Oral Histories Oral History with Roger Hines, August 3, 2022 (Ms2019-045)

Description

An oral history interview with Roger Hines, a former worker in the Fries textile mill. He began working in the card room in the 1970s, and worked intermittently in the slash room, as a spare hand, and on the interdraft. In this interview, Roger recounts life in Fries both in and out of the mill, particularly focusing on the local schools.

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_RogerHines

Interviewer

Kevin Combs

Narrator

Roger Hines

Location

Fries, Va.

Duration

00:38:10

Citation

“Fries Textile Mill Oral Histories Oral History with Roger Hines, August 3, 2022 (Ms2019-045),” VT Special Collections and University Archives Online, accessed March 4, 2024, https://digitalsc.lib.vt.edu/Ms2019-045/Ms2019-045_RogerHines.