Texas Tech Distinguished Alumni Luncheon 1969-10-31
The Texas Tech Distinguished Alumni Luncheon honors Preston and Ima Smith, Governor and First Lady of Texas. Presentations are made by area dignitaries.
General Interview Information
Interviewee Name: Texas Tech Distinguished Alumni Luncheon
Additional Parties Recorded: None
Date: October 31, 1969
Location: Lubbock, Texas
Interviewer: Bob Nash, emcee
Length: 25 minutes
Tape 1, Side 1: Introductory note,
Distinguished alumni awards presented,
Mayor W. D. "Dub" Rogers presents award to Governor and Mrs. Smith,
Ima Smith honored,
Preston Smith honored,
Governor Smith responds with tribute to Texas Tech and Lubbock,
Groups and individuals recognized,
Chrysanthemum variety named in honor of Ima Smith,
Pictorial biography given.
Tape 1, Side 2: Blank
Range Dates: 1969
Bulk Dates: 1969
Original Recording Format:
Recording Format Notes:
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