User Login

Login Access

Search the Collections

Jimmie Davis

Oral Histories

Details

Collection:LSA

Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana General

Copyright Holder: Louisiana State Archives

Date Issued: 1985-02-11

Duration: 01:00:04

Subjects: Martin, Mary Virginia, 1913- 1990 | GAMBLING | Oral history | Quitman, Jackson Parish, Louisiana | Martin, Mary Virginia, 1913- 1990 | Jones, Sam H. (Sam Houston), 1897-1978 | Davis, James H. "Jimmie," 1899-2000 | Dodd, William J. "Bill," 1909-1991 | "You Are My Sunshine"

Contributors:

  • Davis, Jimmie Interviewee
  • Courtney, Bob Interviewer
  • Jackson, Sailor Jr. Photographer

Description

Oral history with James Houston "Jimmie" Davis (11 September 1899 – 5 November 2000) conducted on 11 February 1985. Davis was a singer, songwriter, and 47th Governor of Louisiana.