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Mrs. Lowry discusses conditions in the Claude area during the Depression of the 1930s.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mrs. Viola Lowry

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: June 24, 1971

Location: Claude, Texas

Interviewer: David Nail

Length: 10 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Depression of the 1930s discussed, Land prices recalled, Describes dust storms, Notes effect on livestock, Raised produce for extra money, Lists various forms of entertainment in the 1930s.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1930s

Bulk Dates: 1930s

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