McCamey, George B 1957-06-21

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George B. MaCamey, for whom the town of McCamey is named, discusses the nature of the Pecos Valley region in the 1920s and 1930s, and describes his oil prospecting operation there.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: George B. McCamey

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: June 21, 1957

Location: McCamey, Texas

Interviewer: Bob McCamey (?)

Length: 15 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Description of the McCamey area, Oil well drilled, 1925, Dust storms, Born: Pennsylvania, November 11, McCamey family, Race horses, Oil wells (again), Employees, Equipment, McCamey family (again), McCamey, Texas, Dust, Railroad, Anecdote, haircut, Bob McCamey, son [speaker], Visited McCamey, 1935, Other wells.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1906-1957

Bulk Dates: 1925-1935

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