Howard, Glen C 1978-09-08

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Glen Howard discusses his early recollections of Lubbock and West Texas.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Glen C. Howard

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Date: September 8, 1978

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Bobby Weaver

Length: 1 hour, 10 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Father, Iowa, Trip (1906), Friona Texas, Hereford Texas, Trains, Hotel business, Nicolett Hotel Lubbock, Treemont Hotel Lubbock, Hereford, Plainview Texas, Brother, Elks’ Lodge (1912), Reorganization, Gambling, Santa Fe Railroad, Effects on Lubbock, Livestock shipping, Farming, Lubbock, Texas Technological College dedication, Town growth.

Tape 1, Side 2: Barbershop, Violence in early Lubbock, Fence disputes, Railroad, Fort Worth and Denver Railway, Depot, Streets (1914), Paving (1925), Electricity, Railroad strike, Work, Railroad, Accidents, World War I, Army, Duties, Prohibition, Bootleggers, Cotton, Land, Prices, Yield, Roads (1910-1911), Navigation.

Tape 2, Side 1: Seagraves Texas, Gasoline, Flu epidemic (1918), Hotels Lubbock, Post Texas, C. W. Post, Doctor.

Tape 2, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1906-1925

Bulk Dates: 1906-1925

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