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Box SC1900-1949.008


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Papers and index cards

 File — Box: SC1900-1949.008, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains four reel-to-reel tapes made by University of Alabama professors I. Willis Russell and James B. McMillan, as part of a UA Research Grant in 1940-1941. The purpose of the grant was to study the different speech patterns and intonations of Alabamians from each county in the state. Each participant read the same two scripts that included most of the variable speech sounds and features of American English and Southern American English. Also included are copies of the two...
Dates: 1940 - 1941