Barkley, Rick 1975-05-18

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Rick Barkley discusses his work with the Department of Agriculture, Civil Rights Advisory Committee and farming near Gruver, Texas. Mrs. Barkley comments occasionally.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Rick Barkley

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Date: May 18, 1975

Location: Gruver, Texas

Interviewer: David Murrah

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Graduated from Texas Tech in 1972, Farm operation discussed, Appointed to department of Agriculture, Civil Rights Advisory Committee in 1974, Work of committee explained, Difference between his and other committee members' viewpoints, Difficulties of rural living, Problems of farming, Availability of natural gas, Reason for continuing to farm, Teachers at Tech recalled

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1972-1975

Bulk Dates: 1972-1975

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