Stephenson, Mrs J M and Mrs Preston 1966-09-07

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Mrs. Stephenson, a retired English teacher, and her sister, Mrs. Preston, discuss their family history and the early history of Abilene.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mrs. J.M. and Mrs. Preston Stephenson

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: September 07, 1966

Location: Abilene, Texas

Interviewer: Rupert N. Richardson

Length: 25 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Mrs. Stephenson, Born: Anson, Texas, Homestead, Family history, Jay McAlister Stephenson, husband, Lawyer, Education, Career, English teacher, Abilene High School Farmer, Family history (again), J. B. Cockrell, Fred Cockrell, Abilene, Entertainment, Lytle Lake, Texas, Water rationing, Carnegie Library, Women’s Club.

Tape 1, Side 2: Mrs. Stephenson (continued), Abilene businesses, Mrs. Preston, Born: December 1883, Sherman, Texas, Family history, Parents, Travel, Homestead.

Range Dates: 1883-1966

Bulk Dates: ?-1966

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