Eau Gallie, Florida

Eau Gallie, Florida

Created: June 29, 2016

Oral history interview with Reverend Gene Zimmerman and his wife, Emily Ann Zimmerman, as they share details of the friendship between Zora Neale Hurston and Emily Ann's mother, Mrs. H. A. Owen.

Ms. Hurston and Mrs. Owen became friends in Eau Gallie, Florida which is where the Zimmermans first met Zora Neale Hurston on the sidewallk outside the home of Mrs. Owen.

LISTEN  Part I  (14:26)

LISTEN  Part II (10:53)

LISTEN  Part III (17:06)

Interviewees: Reverend Gene Zimmerman and Emily Ann Zimmerman

Interviewer: Jane E. Tracy

Date: June 29, 2016

Place: Orlando Lutheran Towers

Town of Eau Gallie Melbourne , FL
United States

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