Scott, Gretchen 2016-07-09

From SWC Oral History Collection
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This interview features Gretchen Scott. Scott talks about moving to West Texas and attending Texas Tech. She discusses her involvement with the community, particularly the library system, museums, and the Lubbock Heritage Society.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Gretchen Scott

Additional Parties Recorded: n/a

Date: July 9, 2016

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Lynn Whitfield

Length: 00:58:49 (58 minutes)


Family background and meeting husband; Classes at Texas Tech; Family moves to West Texas; Gender rules at Tech; Lubbock tornado; ARCS and fundraising; Museum and library involvement; Community programs; Working at Texas Tech; Lubbock Heritage Society

Range Dates:

Bulk Dates:

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital

Recording Format Notes: audio cd available to listen in reading room

Transcript: found here:

Thank you for your interest in this oral history interview. Our oral history collection is available to patrons in the Southwest Collection's Reading Room, located on the campus of Texas Tech University. For reading room hours, visit our website. Please contact Reference Staff at least one week prior to your visit to ensure the oral history you are interested in will be available. Due to copyright issues, duplications of our oral histories can only be made for family members. If an oral history transcript has been made available online, the link will be provided on this page. More information on accessing our oral histories is located here. Preferred citation style can be found here.