Braddock, Vincent 1974-07-06

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Vincent Braddock, a dairy owner, discusses dairy operations.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Vincent Braddock

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Date: July 6, 1974

Location: Nazareth, Texas

Interviewer: Jeff Townsend

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Personal history, Dairies and decline in dairies discussed, Uses Brown Swiss cows in hsi dairy, Changes in farm operation recalled, Serves as Director of National Brown Swiss Association, Awards he has received, Began artificial breeding in 1950, Associated Milk Producers, Inc., discussed, Financing mentioned, Mechanical innovations in dairy industry cited, Explains AMPI investigation, Local AMPI projects listed, Swiss cows described, Creameries mentioned, Early market for milk, Dairy prices discussed, Feedlots mentioned, Most local diaries are affiliated with AMPI

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1950-1974

Bulk Dates: 1950-1974

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