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John Stemmons recalls the development of the Dallas County Flood Control District.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: John M. Stemmons

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: September 23, 1968

Location: Dallas, Texas

Interviewer: David B. Gracy II

Length: None Given


Tape 1, Side 1: History of Dallas County Flood Control District, Chairman, Idea of father (1920), Trinity River, New Channel, Development of plan, Accomplishments, City control of operation, Forest and Cotton Firms, District directors, Aerial survey, Father’s vision attested to.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1920-1968

Bulk Dates: 1920-1968

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