Koch, Bob 1971-07-18

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Bob Koch, licensed pilot and rodeo cowboy, discusses the lifestyle of cowboys who fly to and from rodeo engagements.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Bob Koch

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: July 18, 1971

Location: Unknown

Interviewer: Charles Townsend

Length: 10 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Average speed, Competence of pilots, Education, Death rates, Personal injury, Description of plane, Advantages of flying, Future circuit, Estimated number of flying cowboys, Wrecks, Prices and types of planes.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1971

Bulk Dates: 1971

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