Conway, Evaline 1977-08-03

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Mrs. Conway talks about her father, John A. Edwards, a prominent Kansas rancher before the Depression.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Evaline Conway

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Date: August 3, 1977

Location: Paola, Kansas

Interviewer: Charles L. Wood

Length: 25 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Born near Denver, Colorado (1874), Kansas University, Graduation (1895), Marriage (1908), Daughter of C. D. Perry, Kansas ranches, Snake creek, Englewood, Rowan Ranch, Otto Creek Ranch, Munger Ranch, Lacy Ranch, Range of operation, Wheat, Hereford cattle, Race horses, Hogs, U. S. Senate candidate (1920), Leon White, Loss of ranchland during Depression, Drovers Packing Company, Board of Directors, Public speaker, Livestock Association, President, Arrival in Paola (1927), Formation of Allan Gas Company

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1874-1977

Bulk Dates: 1874-1927

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