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Bette Ramsey oral history interview 2016-03-07
This interview features Bette Ramsey as she discusses her high school years and befriending the love of her life, Buck Ramsey. Bette describes seeing Buck in high school, their friendship, and her friendship with Melinda.
Bette Ramsey oral history interview 2015-10-20
This interview features Bette Ramsey, who discusses her family genealogy and her time growing up and teaching in West Texas.
Randy Willingham oral history interview
This interview features Randy Willingham as he discusses his interest and involvement with drag racing. In this interview, Randy describes how he got involved with racing cars and the new drag racing hall of fame in Amarillo.
Stanley Gwyn oral history interview
Stanley Gwyn discusses his involvement with drag racing in Amarillo. Stanley describes how he got started in drag racing, his job at the Amarillo track, and the drag racers that he encountered throughout his time at the strip.
Vicente Soto oral history interview
This interview features Vicente Soto, a long-time resident of Amarillo, Texas and the proprietor and editor of El Bilingue Newspaper. Soto discusses his early life in Mexico, his decision to immigrate to the United States ...
Carroll Caudle oral history interview
Carroll Caudle describes how he acquired his business, his championship wins in drag racing, and the people that have inspired him.
Kenneth “Tuggie” Tuckness oral history interview
This interview features Kenneth “Tuggie” Tuckness as he recounts his participation with drag racing. In this interview, Tuggie describes Amarillo as the drag racing center of West Texas, his local TV show, and Raymond Beadle.
Ernest E. Walker oral history interview
This interview features Ernest Walker, the former owner of the Amarillo Dragway. Ernest discusses creating and managing the Amarillo Dragway.
Bette Ramsey oral history interview 2017-09-06
This interview features Bette Ramsey who recounts the accident that put her husband, Buck Ramsey, in a wheelchair. Bette goes on to describe how their lives changed after the accident.
L. O'Brien Thompson
This interview features L. O’Brien Thompson who discusses his professional life as chief chemist with Texaco, his experiences with the Amarillo municipal government, and his involvement in the Garden Club.