Schwertz, Mrs Lillian 1973-06-12

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Mrs. Schwertz, a park department employee and area supervisor, discusses the Dallas parks system.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mrs. Lillian Schwertz

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: June 12, 1973

Location: Dallas, Texas

Interviewer: Harry Jebson, Patricia Hogan, and Robert Newton

Length: 1 hour 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Talks about her job, Senior citizen actions enjoyed, Entrance into part department explained, Tells about programs in the park department, Drama recalled, Mexican-Americans remembered, Comments on blacks.

Tape 1, Side 2: Continues discussion of racial problems, Discontinued activities listed, Notes growth of recreation, Directors of parks discussed.

Tape 2, Side 1: Continues review of parks, Directors of parks remembered, Tells about park department secretary.

Tape 2, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1940s-1973

Bulk Dates: 1950s-1973

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