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Interview with Jesus Ybarbo

A 92 minute wide ranging interview with Jesus Ybarbo, a cowhand on the Coastal Bend ranches.

Date: January 6, 1990


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Interview with Lola Delia Gibson Adams and Tony Lott

A 108 minute wide ranging interview with Lola Adams, a resident of Lewis Bend, and Tony Lott talking to her about her life.

Date: January 11, 1990


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Interview with Helen Theresa Williams Magruder

An 79 minute interview with Nannie Magruder talking about growing up and family life.

Date: February 1, 1990


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Interview with VIctor Rodriguez and Agapita Rodriguez Garcia

A 179 minute interview with Victor Rodriguez and his sister Agapita tailing about Victor's role as a Curendaro.

Date: May 8, 1990


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Interview with Josephine Green and Charles Green

A 94 minute interview with Josephine and Charles Green on growing up around Lewis Bend and life in the Coastal Bend.

Date: May 11, 1990


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Interview with Lela Edwards Williams and Robert Williams

A 67 minute interview with Lela Williams and her son Robert Williams with Lela mostly talking about her father Lonze Edwards, main man on the O'Connor River Ranch.

Date: May 11, 1990


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Interview with Suey Richardson and Simmie Rydolph

A 186 minute interview with Suey Richardson and Simmie Rydolph talking about race relations and life in the first half of the twentieth century.

Date: May 12, 1990


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Interview with Suey Richardson, Simmie Rydolph, and Van Lewis

A 200 minute interview with Suey Richardson, Simmie Rydolph, and Van Lewis talking about race relations in the mid twentieth century.

Date: June 11, 1990


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Interview with Bertha Mae Durst Jones, Fannie Charleston, and Josephine Holliday Durst

A 130 minute interview mainly with Josephine Durst talking about living in Lewis Bend, the black freedman's community on the San Antonio River.

Date: June 11, 1990


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Tales From the San'tone River Bottom: A Cultural History: Origins (Vol. 1)

Historians generally tell only about history. Louise O'Connor has chosen to use a new approach, letting the people themselves tell their own story, in their own words through the new approach of oral history. Using transcriptions of those interviewed, she lets them tell their own tales. In using such an approach, she is giving the world a fifty-yard-line seat to the real drama which cannot be duplicated anywhere else.,

Date: November, 1998
Total Pages: 280

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