Coulson, H M 1982-08-23

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Herbert M. Coulson describes the routine life of tent show troupers.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: H. M. Coulson

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Date: August 23, 1982

Location: Denver, Colorado

Interviewer: Clifford Ashby

Length: 50 minutes


Abstract

Tape 1, Side 1: Herbert Murray Coulson, Parents, Origin, Birthplace (1911), Tent show work, Small parts, Concession sales, Oklahoma shows (1932-36), Westinghouse, Service man (1942), Packaging candy

Tape 1, Side 2: Death of father, Wake, Texas Panhandle, Severe weather, Tent shows, Scenery, Food preparation, Band and orchestra, Arguments, People involved

Range Dates: 1911-1982

Bulk Dates: 1911-1942


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