Krahn, Pat 2014-12-03

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This interview features Lubbock artist Pat Krahn. Pat discusses growing up in Oklahoma and Texas, her marriages, and her growing interest in art, including her work with watercolors and pastels. Pat also talks about attending J. Evetts Haley’s birthday party.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Pat Krahn

Additional Parties Recorded: n/a

Date: December 3, 2014

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Andy Wilkinson

Length: 01:54:57 (1 hour, 57 minutes)


Tape 1, Side 1:

Background; Mount Olivet and family anecdotes; J. Evetts Haley; Pat’s father; Move to Amarillo ; Evett’s birthday party; Getting interested in art; Sister Sheila and storytelling; Getting married; Back in Amarillo; Coming to Lubbock and Jack’s new job; Texas Tech Department of Art; Watercolors

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Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital audio

Recording Format Notes: audio cd available in Reading Room

Transcript: found here:

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