Hill, Frances 1972-04-28

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Frances Hill discusses her career with the Adolphus Hotel in Dallas.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Frances Hill

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Date: April 28, 1972

Location: Dallas, Texas

Interviewer: Fred Carpenter

Length: 10 minutes


Abstract

Tape 1, Side 1: Family, Father, Born in Canton Mississippi, Mother, Born in Baker Tennessee, Frances, Born in Denison Texas, Father worked for MK&T (Katy) Railroad, To Dallas, Worked for Attorney Martin Winfrey, Adolphus Hotel, Began working as a secretary (1940s), Managers, Fuller Stevens, Randall Davis, Lack of hotel competition (1940s), Duties of secretary to General Manager, Past General Managers listed, Entertainment in Century Room at Adolphus Hotel, Joe E. Lewis, Hildegarde, Edith Piaf, Liberace, Kay Thompson.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1930s-1940s

Bulk Dates: 1940s


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