Interview with Frank Bell Joe XXXX-04-16


Frank Joe describes his family members and his childhood as a sharecropper. He discusses his current employment as a supervisor in a boy’s dormitory. He discusses his education and his plans to adopt his two foster children. He recalls a few memories of his schooling, speaks about instances of prejudice his family has faced, and discusses Choctaw marriage and funeral practices. He speaks about house on the reservation he is paying off, employment opportunities in the community, and troubles with alcoholism. Finally, he describes community baseball games.