Davis, Barbara 2014-11-05

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This interview features Barbara Davis, who discusses her early life, upbringing, and experiences as a home economics student and resident in the Home Management House at Texas Tech University.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Barbara Davis

Additional Parties Recorded: n/a

Date: November 5, 2014

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Lynn Whitfield

Length: 00:57:16 (57 minutes)


Ancestry and birth; Family history, encounters with Lubbock and Texas Tech; Discussion of layout of old campus; Enrolling in Home Economics; Involvement with rodeo at TTU; Joining social clubs at TTU; Life at the Home Management House, curriculum and duties; Social life at TTU; Connections during and after the House, future career

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Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital

Recording Format Notes: audio cd available to listen in reading room

Transcript: found here: http://hdl.handle.net/10605/320196

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