Hunt, George M Memoirs 1960

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Mrs. Wolffarth reads an account written by her grandfather, George M. Hunt, concerning his early days on the South Plains. This story appeared in several installments in early issues of the Lubbock Avalanche. This tape was made by the Southwest Collection in October 1972 from a wire recording in the possession of Neely Wolffarth of Lubbock.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: George M. Hunt Memoirs

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Date: c. 1960

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Read by Mrs. Dwight Wolffarth

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Description of the early days on the Texas Plains, Moved to Texas (1884), Dangers of crossing rivers recounted, Frustration of bear hunting mentioned, Cites "lost" condition.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1880s-1890s

Bulk Dates: 1880s-1890s

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