Detail View: Mary Wheeler Collection : Artie at the Corner Market

Filename: 
MW.B4.F20.037(ip).tif
Identifier: 
MW.B4.F20.037(ip)
Title: 
Artie at the Corner Market
Creator: 
Wheeler, Mary (1892-1979)
Subject: 
Artie
Subject: 
African American singers -- Paducah (KY)
Subject: 
Stubblefield, Vinnie
Subject: 
Winston, George "Devil"
Subject: 
Buildings -- Paducah (KY)
Subject: 
Markets -- Paducah (KY)
Subject: 
African American women -- Paducah (KY)
Description: 
A page from Mary Wheeler's research with a photograph attached and the caption, "Artie, shopping at the curb market near the levee at Paducah." Artie appears in Mary Wheeler's book Steamboatin' Days on page 108 where she is credited with supplying information about George "Devil" WInston.
Publisher: 
McCracken County Public Library
Date: 
Circa 1935
Type: 
Still Image
Format: 
Image/TIFF
Language: 
English
Coverage: 
Lower Ohio River Valley
Rights: 
Permission must be obtained from the McCracken County Public Library, Local and Family History Department
Citation: 
Ancestry Library Edition. ProQuest, n.d. Web. Caron's Directory of the City of Paducah, KY. Louisville, KY: Caron Directory Company Inc., 1908-1959. Print. "Find A Grave - Millions of Cemetery Records." Web. 2014. "Paducahky.gov." Oak Grove Cemetery. City of Paducah. Web. 2014. Way, Frederick, Jr. Way�s Packet Directory, 1848-1983. Athens, OH: Sons and Daughters of Pioneer Rivermen, 1983. Print. Way, Frederick, and Joseph W. Rutter. Way's Steam Towboat Directory. Athens: Ohio UP, 1990. Print. Wheeler, Mary. Steamboatin� Days: Folk Songs of the River Packet Era. Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 1944. Print. 1860-1940 U.S. Census, population schedule, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com)