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Coates, Charles; Charles; Coates; Muse, Viola B; Viola B; Muse
Federal Writers Project, American Guide, Negro Writers Unit
Federal Writers' Project interview with "Father" Charles Coates, who was born into slavery in Virginia and later sold to a plantation in Georgia; Coates lived in Jacksonville, Florida later in life. Interview conducted and summarised by Viola B. Muse, field worker.
African Americans, Florida, Interviews, Slave narratives
1 online resource (9 p.) : ;
University of South Florida USF
Coates, Charles; Muse, Viola B; and Federal Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration for the State of Florida, ""Father" Charles Coates: slave interview, December 3, 1936" (1936). Narratives of Formerly Enslaved Floridians. 10.