Sitton Jon 2013-12-10

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This interview features Judy Sitton and her experiences as a records manager and being married to Jon Sitton, who is blind.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Jon Sitton

Additional Parties Recorded: n/a

Date: May 15, 2014

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: David Marshall

Length: 01:14:08


Biographical and family information 5 00:00:10 Career as a records manager 10 00:06:35 Public speaking engagements 12 00:12:04 How Sitton met husband Jon at baseball event 16 00:14:34 Sitton remarks on compatibility with her husband 24 00:26:59 Resistance faced marrying a blind man 32 00:37:31 Jon’s classroom presentations to children about being blind 38 00:47:56 Different personalities of the triplets Don, Jon, and Lon 40 00:52:07 Jon’s independence, helping raise their daughter Emily 44 01:00:56

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital

Recording Format Notes: audio cd available in reading room

Transcript: found on dspace, see below


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