Higginbotham, Mack 1969
Mack Higginbotham recalls his family, the Higginbotham business, and his own life as the son of Boliver (?) Higginbotham. There is also a general discussion concerning preservation of business records.
General Interview Information
Interviewee Name: Mack Higginbotham
Additional Parties Recorded:
Date: c. 1969
Location: Dallas, Texas
Interviewer: Fred A. Carpenter
Length: 1 hour, 5 minutes
Tape 1, Side 1: Higginbotham family and business—general,
Mother’s family discussed,
Higginbotham business incorporation and records,
Railroad between De Leon and Cross Plains,
Oil boom at Desdemona (1916-1917),
Peanut business at De Leon,
Higginbotham businesses in De Leon,
De Leon in 1900s recalled,
Produce-growing business in Alvin Texas,
Texas A & M in early 1920s,
Mack’s brothers and sister.
Tape 1, Side 2: Mack Higginbotham,
History of the business,
Preservation of business records.
Range Dates: Early 1900s-1969
Bulk Dates: Early 1900s-1920s
Original Recording Format:
Recording Format Notes:
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