Gallup, Earl

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Earl Gallup gives the history of the Morris Cotton Compress in Schulenburg, which dates from 1876.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Gallup, Earl

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Location: Schulenburg, Texas

Interviewer: (?) Warren

Length: 20 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Morris Cotton Compress, Operation, Significance, Industrially, Engineering, Location, Facts, (?) Brown, Owner (1930s-1940s), Cotton pressing mandatory, History, Built (1876), Closed (c. 1968), Morris Compress, High density press (1929), Rig Master, Inc., Present owners, Reconstruction of area, National register nomination, Press, Economic benefit to Schulenburg, Hand forged, Labor required, Possible relocation.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1929-1968

Bulk Dates: 1929-1968

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