Wise, Billy Mays 2011-04-16

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This interview features Billy Mays Wise. Wise discusses growing up in Anson, Texas, her school years, and attending the Cowboy Christmas Ball. Wise talks about her favorite dances and reflects upon what the ball means to her.

Contents

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Billy Mays Wise

Additional Parties Recorded: n/a

Date: April 16, 2011

Location: Anson, Texas

Interviewer: Curtis Peoples

Length: 0:30:56


Abstract

Background, childhood, and school years, Earlier memories of the ball, learning to dance, Music, Attendance at the ball, yearly tradition, Changes to the building, Aspirations for the ball


Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital

Recording Format Notes: audio cd available in reading room

Transcript: found on dspace, see below


Links

Click for transcript: http://hdl.handle.net/10605/303309




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