Arnold, Nick 1981-10-17

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Nick Arnold talks about the area around the Waggoner Ranch.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Nick Arnold

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Date: October 17, 1981

Location: Punkin Center, Texas

Interviewer: Keith Hardison and Bill Brown

Length: 45 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Born (February 28, 1894), Santa Rosa, Missouri, Move to area (May 6, 1908), Association with Waggoner Ranch, Dan Waggoner, China Creek area (1908), Structures, Waggoner Ranch, Size, Employment, Description, Commissary, Rockhouse, Storehouse, Purchases, Additional buildings, Commissary, Cook, Farming area, White Elephant, Cook, Rockhouse, Food preservation, Water, Furniture and lighting, Storage, Platform, Roof, Restrictions, Land purchases, Rockhouse, Landowners and hands, Rockhouse vacated, New owners, Inhabitants, Treatment of Waggoners, Delbert Gilbert, Living arrangements, Race tracks, Food, Environment, Commissary

Tape 1, Side 2: Commissary (continued), Definition, Door, Porch, Weather, Names of areas , China Creek buildings, Headquarters

Range Dates: 1894-1981

Bulk Dates: 1894-1981

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