Foerster, Hilton 1978-11-08

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Hilton Foerster recalls his farming experiences and daily activities during the 1920s and 1930s.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Hilton Foerster

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Date: November 8, 1978

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Janet Neugebauer

Length: 40 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Birthplace, Lubbock, Texas (May 3, 1919), Farming, Crops, Yields, Cotton stripper, Tractor (1930), "Half-and-half" cotton, Livestock, Lutheran minister, Worship services, Posey, Texas, church, M. F. Klattenhoff, builder, Mr. Weiss, minister, First families, Harvesting, Lubbock, Construction, West Texas Hospital, Texas Technological College, Fair, Wine-making, Education, Canyon High School, Transportation, E. H. Foerster, father, Sports, Grass fires, Dust storm (1926), Holidays, Thanksgiving

Tape 1, Side 2: Holidays (continued), Christmas, Easter, Irrigation well (1937), Land

Range Dates: 1919-1937

Bulk Dates: 1919-1937

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