Sanders, Paul 1974-05-18
Paul Sanders, Nixon dairyman, recalls living and farming near Lubbock in the 1920s.
General Interview Information
Interviewee Name: Paul Sanders
Additional Parties Recorded: None
Date: May 18, 1974
Location: Nixon, Texas
Interviewer: David Murrah
Tape 1, Side 1: Autobiographical data,
Moved to Lubbock County in 1921,
Cotton slide used,
Raising of feed for livestock,
Description of a typical working day in 1920s,
Rented from Klattenhoff family, who lived near Slaton,
Left West Texas to move to South Texas.
Tape 1, Side 2: Preparing land for planting,
Describes returning to West Texas for a visit,
Discusses Charlie Adams,
Remembers going to Lubbock,
Speaking German to students at early Texas Tech,
Attended Tech football game at South Plains,
Went into dairy business in 1952.
Range Dates: 1921-1952
Bulk Dates: 1920s
Original Recording Format: 1/4" audio reel to reel tape
Recording Format Notes: digitized March 2016, CD available in Reading Room
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