interview with Josephine Burgess

I met with Ms. Josephine Burgess on June 24, 2013. She is a lovely 93 year old woman who loved sharing her memories with me.

Josephine Burgess on being an African American in Franklin, NC.

Josephine Burgess on the progress of African Americans and the black population in Franklin.

Josephine Burgess on Franklin soliders going to World War II.

Josephine Burgess on her family.

Josephine Burgess on going to church back in the day and religion.

A lesson that Josephine wants everyone to know.