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Jimmie Davis

Oral Histories



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana General

Copyright Holder: Louisiana State Archives

Date Issued: 1993-03-10

Duration: 01:01:04

Subjects: Oral history | Rogers, James C. "Jimmie," 1897-1933 | Davis, James H. "Jimmie," 1899-2000 | Dodd, William J. "Bill," 1909-1991


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


Oral history with James Houston "Jimmie" Davis (11 September 1899 – 5 November 2000) conducted on 10 March 1993. Davis was a singer, songwriter, and 47th Governor of Louisiana.