Lamb, Mina W and Ilse Wolf 1979-01-30

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Dr. Lamb and her sister, Dr. Ilse Wolf, discuss their past and the history of their family.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mina W. Lamb and Ilse Wolf

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: January 30, 1979

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Bobby Weaver

Length: 01:08:33 (1 hour, 8 minutes)


Tape 1, Side 1: Family, German, Mother’s family, Germany, South Texas (1850), Grandmother, Father’s family, South Texas (1890), Parents, Married (1903), West Texas (1906), Stonewall County, Texas, Farming, Irrigation (1910), Floods, Brazos River, Diversification, Cattle, Roan, Dairy, Religion, Stamford, Texas, Churches few, Education, Texas Technological College (1932), Graduation, Stamford (1924), Home Economics Department, Depression, Career teaching, Consolidation, Este, Texas (1934), Student teacher, Texas Tech, Oklahoma State University, American Dietetic Association, Dr. Lamb, Organization (1917), Military, Texas branch (1933).

Tape 1, Side 2: Doctorate degree, Dr. Wolf (1957), Germany, Dr. Wolf (1950), Lectures, Democracy, Home Economics, Servants, Differences between Germany and Stamford, Texas, Food, Traditions, Sunday, Childhood, Uncle Thomas A. Hickey, Socialist newspaper, Grandmother, Old Glory, Texas, Women’s rights, Blacks (1923), Hickey (again), Arrest.

Tape 2, Side 1: Uncle Thomas A. Hickey (continued), Appearance, Generous.

Tape 2, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1850-1957

Bulk Dates: 1903-1957

Access Information

Original Recording Format: audio cassette

Recording Format Notes:digitized October 2017, Audio CD available in Reading Room

Transcript: no

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