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Wallace Cox discusses his life in early Hereford, Texas, focusing upon his employment there.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Wallace Cox

Additional Parties Recorded:

Date: October 24, 1975

Location: Hereford, Texas

Interviewer: Fred Carpenter

Length: 50 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Grandparents, Deaf Smith County, Texas (1887), Homesteading, Parents, Thomas Allison Cox, Stephens County, Texas, Delphia Nunley, Hood County, Texas, Homesteading, Land section agreement, Dawn, Texas, Hereford, Texas (born 1899), Animals, West Texas, Bar X Ranch (1908), South of Hereford, Public school, High school (graduate 1917), Employment, Grocery delivery boy (1918), Hereford, population, Severe winter (1918), Wichita fields (1919), Employment, Wichita elevators, Caspian-Madison, Surveying company, Buckley-Meadows, Drilling, Texas Cavalry (1918)

Tape 1, Side 2: Volunteer Deputy, Hereford, Traffic control and Police (1932), Hereford, City Marshall (1934-1937), Deputy Sheriff, Responsibilities, Cases

Range Dates: 1887-1975

Bulk Dates: 1887-1937

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