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    • William Curry Holden oral history interview reel one 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1967-11-29)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Dr. Holden discusses his family history, upbringing, and moving around Texas during his childhood. Holden talks about his early years as a teacher before attending the ...
    • William Curry Holden oral history interview reel two 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1967-12-15)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Holden talks about his interest in archeology and his excavations in New Mexico and near the Canadian River. Holden also discusses the process of obtaining funding for the ...
    • William Curry Holden oral history interview reel three 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1967-12-15)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Holden discusses the founding of the Southwest Collection and the process of gathering and preserving early archival materials. Holden talks about J. Evetts Haley’s role ...
    • William Curry Holden oral history interview reel four 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1967-12-18)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Holden discusses his administrative roles at Texas Tech and his participation in societies such as the Questers. Holden also talks about helping found the West Texas ...
    • William Curry Holden oral history interview reel five 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1967-12-18)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Dr. Holden discusses his time in Mexico and his anthropological research on the Yaqui. Holden also talks about his various book projects, his articles, and new possibilities ...
    • William Curry Holden oral history interview reel six 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1968-01-08)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Holden discusses his work in developing the International Center for Arid and Semi-Arid Land Studies (ICASALS). To this end, Holden talks about fundraising, planning exhibits, ...
    • William Curry Holden oral history interview reel eight and nine 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1968-03-06)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Holden discusses the presidency of Clifford Jones at Texas Tech University. To this end, Holden talks about Jones’ personality, his interest in athletics, and his political ...
    • William Curry Holden oral history interview reel seven 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1968-05-03)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Holden primarily discusses J. Evetts Haley in this interview. As such, Holden talks about Haley’s personality, his politics, his writings, and his time at Texas Tech’s ...
    • William Curry Holden oral history interview reel nine 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1968-05-13)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Holden talks about professors he worked with during his career.
    • Kurt Frederick oral history interview 

      Gracy, David; Frederick, Kurt (1968-09-16)
      This interview features Kurt Frederick, a European refugee and conductor of the Albuquerque Civic Symphony Orchestra. Frederick talks about hearing Arnold Schoenberg’s A Survivor from Warsaw and then corresponding with the ...
    • William Curry Holden oral history interview 1970 

      Skaggs, Jimmy M.; Holden, William Curry (1970-06-23)
      This interview features Dr. William Curry Holden. Holden discusses his first experience teaching anthropology and the conflicts that ensued over teaching evolution. Holden also talks about J. Frank Norris.
    • Phillip Haynes oral history interview 

      Carpenter, Fred; Haynes, Phillip (1972-05-05)
      This oral history interview features Philip Haynes. Haynes talks about his experience in the Roscoe Boys’ Club and his interactions with George Parks. Haynes discusses the benefits of the club and its impact on the community.
    • Walter Potter oral history interview 

      Carpenter, Fred; Potter, Walter (1972-05-05)
      This oral history interview features Walter Potter of Roscoe, Texas. Potter talks about his experience with George Parks and the Boys’ Club.
    • Warren Hasse oral history interview 

      Gamble, Steven; Hasse, Warren (1976-07-13)
      This interview features Pampa sports journalist Warren Hasse. Hasse discusses sports in Pampa and in West Texas more broadly. Hasse talks about the West Texas-New Mexico Baseball League and its memorable players and ...
    • William Ducker oral history interview 

      McClain, Meredith; Brock, Elaine; Ducker, William (1980-07-27)
      William Ducker was one of the Texas Tech professors who originally saw the famed Lubbock Lights in 1951. Two years before his death, he spoke to fellow Texas Tech professor, Meredith McClain, about the original sighting ...
    • Israel Ybanez oral history interview. 

      Ybanez, Israel Guerrero, 1934- interviewee.; Sanchez, Daniel U., interviewer. (2000-04-11)
      Israel Ybanez is Mayor and founder of the town Los Ybanez, Tex. Ybanez reminisces about his life, family, the experience of war, discrimination and Los Ybanez, Tex.
    • Everardo Cobos oral history interview, 

      Cobos, Everardo, interviewee.; Sanborn, Wallis, interviewer. (2000-06-23)
      Dr. Everardo Cobos is a medical doctor at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. He is originally from Mexico. He expressed his thoughts about different cultures and ethnicities.
    • Thomas Botello oral history interview. 

      Botello, Thomas, interviewee.; Sanchez, Daniel U., interviewer. (2000-09-23)
      Thomas Botello, longtime Lubbock, Tex., resident, talks about his experience coaching for Little League and Pony League baseball teams. He also founded the Southwest Latin League, an adult baseball league
    • Raymond Flores oral history interview. 

      Flores, Raymond, interviewee.; Sanchez, Daniel U., interviewer. (2000-12-08)
      Raymond Flores was the first Hispanic player on the Lubbock Black Hubbers baseball team.
    • David Guerra oral history interview. 

      Guerra, David, 1969- interviewee.; Iber, Jorge, 1961- interviewer. (2000-12-15)
      David Guerra discusses his life as a coach and the difficulties he faced being a Mexican American.