Black, Roy T 1978-05-24

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Roy T. Black discusses farming and his life in West Texas.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Roy T. Black

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Date: May 24, 1978

Location: Littlefield, Texas

Interviewer: Bobby Weaver

Length: 1 hour


Tape 1, Side 1: To Littlefield, Texas (1924), Land breaking, Lumber hauling, House construction, Crops, School, Gins (1925), Weather, Tornadoes, Sand storms, Cow chips, Wells, Livestock, Irrigation, O. H. Herring (1937), Tractors (1925), Great Depression, Crop problems, Paducah, Texas, Farming, To Amherst, Texas (1940), Sand storms, Fishing

Tape 1, Side 2: Crops, Planting, Parents, Lubbock, Texas, Land purchase (1923), Ranches, Roads, Driving teams, Feed shortage (1924), Dog fight, Stove fuel, Coal, Amherst School party, Entertainment, Tornadoes (1940s), Sand storms, Prairie dog towns, Livestock, Breaking horses, Tractors, Paved roads, World War II

Range Dates: 1924-1970

Bulk Dates: 1924-1970

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