Steele, Mrs L L 1974-05-17

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Mrs. Steele, widow of the late L. L. Steele, discusses her husband’s career and his service on the Texas Tech Board of Directors (Regents).

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mrs. L.L. Steele

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: May 17, 1974

Location: Mexia, Texas

Interviewer: David Murrah

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Husband’s family discussed, Marriage and early career of L. L. Steele examined, Acquaintance with Governor James V. Allred, Steele’s appointment to Texas Tech Board of Directors, Steele’s recruitment of Tech students recalled, Precocious daughter’s academic career noted, Coach Pete Cawthon characterized, Alfonso Steele, survivor of the Battle of San Jacinto.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1920s-1930s

Bulk Dates: 1920s-1930s

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