Hobson, Lydia Ann 1967-06-25

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Lydia Ann Hobson recalls incidents in her life and family.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Lydia Ann Hobson

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Date: June 25, 1967

Location: Gatesville, Texas

Interviewer: Geraldine Hampton

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Family background, Coming to Texas, Housing, Population, Church, Singings, Schooling, Sawing trees, First marriage, Jack Hampton, boarder, Hampton’s wedding to sister, Wedding dress, First home, Move to Cowhouse Creek, Stopover in Gatesville, Mike Hampton, Sister Minnie, Entertainment, Walker-Hampton family, Dances, Puncturing bustle at a dance.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

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