Marva Hagood Sansing, Oral History

Title

Marva Hagood Sansing, Oral History

Files

Streaming Media

Date

2020-03-06

Description

This is a video recording of an oral history interview with Marva Hagood Sansing. It was conducted March 6, 2020. The interviewer is Louise Skinner.

Marva Hagood Sansing was born in 1942 to Vergene Bowen and Elmo Dewitt Hagood. Sansing grew up on a farm north of Cooper, Texas, although her family moved to town when she was eight or nine. She discusses her family history, farm life, electricity, and childhood entertainment.

Sansing attended East Texas State University, now Texas A&M University-Commerce, and graduated in 1967. Following graduation, Sansing worked as an educator in Cooper ISD. She discusses dress codes, vocational programs, and the Gilmer-Aikin Law. Her husband is Ronnie Sansing.

Type

Moving Image

Format

mp4

Language

eng

Department

Special Collections and University Archives

Identifier

2008-032_OH_01279_interview

Marva Hagood Sansing, Oral History

Subject

Teachers; Cooper (Tex.); Delta County (Tex.); East Texas State University; Dress codes; Gilmer-Aiken laws, 1949; Oral histories;


Keywords

Texas A&M University-Commerce; TAMUC; ETSU; Delta County Oral History Project

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