Hamm, Mrs Luther 1978-01-27

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Mrs. Ham discusses daily life in Texon, Texas.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mrs. Luther Hamm

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Date: January 27, 1978

Location: Lazbuddie, Texas

Interviewer: Bobby Weaver

Length: 45 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: To Texon Texas, Big Lake Oil Company, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Durbin, Company-built home, Shopping, Company store, San Angelo Texas, Texon Texas, Buildings, Events, Luther Ham, husband, Water department supervisor, Water supply, Oil drilling, City use, Company-built school, Company employment, Texon (again), Growth, Great Depression, Recreation, Sunday school, Library, Roads, Town layout, Gasoline block.

Tape 1, Side 2: Ranches, Stanton Texas, Texon (again), City government, Electricity, Gas lines, Ice boxes, University land, Transportation.

Range Dates: 1920s-1930s

Bulk Dates: 1920s-1930s

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