Bolin, George 1979-02-06

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George Bolin discusses the history of the bus business in West Texas and the role he played in the industry.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: George Bolin

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Date: February 6, 1979

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Bobby Weaver

Length: 50 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Knox County, Texas, Lubbock, Texas (1925), Mr. Abbott, Buses, Companies and owners, Routes, Brownfield, Texas, Depression, TNM&O Busline, Established (1938), World War II, Shortages, Bus maintenance, Mr. Bowman, Bus transportation growth, Express buses, Schedules, Break-downs, Roads, Regulation, Drivers, Charters, Trip length

Tape 1, Side 2: Texas Tech University, Assets for bus business, High school band, Texas Tech band, Music Department, Bus runs, Reserve buses, Transfer procedure, Ticket agents, Reese Air Force Base

Range Dates: 1925-1979

Bulk Dates: 1925-1938

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