Phillips, Mrs H N 1972

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Mrs. Phillips, a historian, talks about his family and her proposed history of Midland County.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mrs. H.N. Phillips

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: 1972

Location: Midland, Texas

Interviewer: Paul Patterson

Length: 1 hour


Tape 1, Side 1: Gives background, Grandparents were pioneers, Talks about early schools, Law and order commented on, Tells grandfather’s role in Civil War, Parents discussed, Recounts experiences with storms and droughts, Midland’s history described, Depression remembered, Tells about Baptist Church organization, Wrote Glasscock County history, Midland’s prospects summarized, Remembers experiences in Washington, D. C., World War II effects felt.

Tape 1, Side 2: Continues discussion of World War II, Enjoys writing heritage of Midland County, Restoration of house started, Mentions ranching, Windmills were prominent, Has Civil War Centennial memento.

Range Dates: None Given

Bulk Dates: None Given

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