Harris, Lee 2015-10-15

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This oral history interview features Lee Harris of Fort Stockton, Texas. Harris talks about running a service station, her two marriages, and her ranch. Harris also discusses her children, grandchildren, and retirement.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Lee Harris

Additional Parties Recorded: n/a

Date: October 15, 2015

Location: Fort Stockton, Texas

Interviewer: Andy Wilkinson

Length: 01:19:46 (1 hour, 46 minutes)


Story about Robbins; Background; First and second marriage; Ranching; Ranch setup and leasing; Changes in the area over time; People of Fort Stockton; Children; Historical Commission work; Retiring, Jacob; Jacob continued, husband’s death; Musicians in family; Horses

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital audio

Recording Format Notes: audio CD recording available for listening in our Reading Room

Transcript: found here: https://hdl.handle.net/10605/360244

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