Mr. Glenn talks about when he was a young boy growing up in Jasper, Texas during the Depression. [ 37 min] His father ran a meat market before the Depression but his family moved to the farm when the business folded.
Ms. Ingram was 17 years old at the start of the depression and remembes helping her family by milking cows and tending her mothers produce store. [ 19 min.] She tells of times before, during and after the depression.
Mr. Matthews talks to his granddaughter about his life during the Depression years [28 min.] His family share cropped during the depression and he talks about picking cotton, seeing Bonnie & Clyde and WWII.
Oral History ; Depression ; Cotton farming ; Baseball ; School ; Photographs
Transcript of an interview where Mr. Allison talks about life during the depression. [12 page] Four photos are at the end of the transcript, 3 showing Tom Allison and one of the Brooks schoolhouse children taken during the Depression.
Oral history; Panola County; Depression; Courthouses; Cost of items; Education; Football; Jobs
Interview with Mack A. McLain [40 min.] "One correction needs to be made. The Hillsboro Courthouse was not constructed by the WPA - some changes were made, but not the original construction. I found it very interesting that the depression did not...