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Bishop, Sherry

Title

Bishop, Sherry

Description

Sherry Bishop speaks with her daughter, Justine Herlihy, about the unique combination of values that shape their lives. They share memories of their childhoods and reflect on the tornado that devastated Justine's neighborhood in 2011.

Publisher

Mobile Public Library, Local History & Genealogy

Date

3 March 2017

Language

English

Type

interview

Interviewer

Justine Herlihy (27)

Interviewee

Sherry L. Bishop (69)

Location

Mobile, Alabama

Time Summary

2:00 Sherry Bishop (SB) remembers when Justine Herlihy (JH) was born.

6:30 JH is grateful for all of the connections that she has in Mobile, AL.

10:17 SB remembers growing up on the Mobile Bay and collecting soft shell crabs.

14:40 SB remembers how she felt when she became pregnant with JH.

18:49 SB talks about how JH was named.

23:22 JH shares a memory of when SB's advice helped her.

28:09 SB talks about how she felt when her children left for college.

32:20 SB came to JH's home the day after the tornado hit.

35:00 SB feels she has an element of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder from her phone call with JH.

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Citation

“Bishop, Sherry,” Mobile Public Library Digital Collections, accessed November 19, 2017, http://digital.mobilepubliclibrary.org/items/show/2005.

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