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Oral History Interview with Tom Creighton, July 15, 1975

Oral History Interview with Tom Creighton, July 15, 1975

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Date: January 9, 1976
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E.
Description: Interview with Democratic Texas Senator Tom Creighton, who was an attorney from Mineral Wells, Texas. The interview includes the Senator's personal views and experiences as a member of the Sixty-fourth Texas Legislature. The interview also includes the Senator's thoughts on fellow politicians, committee assignments, lobbying, reform of the local and uncontested calendar, constitutional revision, the public school finance bill, public utilities legislation, and personal legislation.
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Oral History Interview with Uell M. Carter and George Killian, September 19, 1970

Oral History Interview with Uell M. Carter and George Killian, September 19, 1970

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Date: September 19, 1970
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E.
Description: Interview with Uell M. Carter and George Killian, who are both World War II veterans and members of the "Lost Battalion" from Amarillo, Texas. In the interview, the two veterans describe what it was like to be Japanese prisoners-of-war. They both discuss their experiences and memories of the fall of Java and the capture of Surabaja in 1942, and also of the bicycle camp Batavia in 1942-45.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with Walt Parker, February 4, 1970

Oral History Interview with Walt Parker, February 4, 1970

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Date: February 4, 1970
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E.
Description: Interview with Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives Walt Parker, who is also a builder and farmer-rancher from Denton, Texas. In the interview, Parker describes details from his childhood and early years. He recounts his personal views and experiences as a member of the Sixty-first Legislature, and includes comments on Governor Preston Smith. Parker also discusses his personal views on issues including revenue legislation, the influence of lobbyists, state minimum wage law, the creation of new four-year colleges, committee appointments, and changes in state sales tax exemptions.
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Oral History Interview with Lillie Abbey, December 11, 1974

Oral History Interview with Lillie Abbey, December 11, 1974

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Date: December 11, 1974
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Abbey, Lillie
Description: Interview with Lillie Abbey, long-time resident of Denton, Texas. The interview includes Abbey's personal experiences of the Oklahoma land rush, farm life, and life in Denton during the 1920s and 1930s.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with Kenneth V. Adams, February 16, 1976

Oral History Interview with Kenneth V. Adams, February 16, 1976

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Date: February 16, 1976
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Adams, Kenneth V.
Description: Interview with Navy veteran Kenneth V. Adams. The interview includes Adams' personal experiences while aboard the destroyer USS Henley during the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with Fred Agnich, August 11, 1975

Oral History Interview with Fred Agnich, August 11, 1975

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Date: August 11, 1975
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Agnich, Fred
Description: Interview with Fred Agnich, businessman and member of the Texas House of Representatives, Republican. The interview includes Agnich's personal experiences as a member of the 64th Legislature. Agnich talks about the House speakership race, appropriations, committee appointments, the strip mining bill, public school financing, public utilities legislation, constitutional revision, and Governor Dolph Briscoe.
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Oral History Interview with Fred Agnich, November 14, 1977

Oral History Interview with Fred Agnich, November 14, 1977

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Date: November 14, 1977
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Agnich, Fred
Description: Interview with Fred Agnich, businessman and member of the Texas House of Representatives from Dallas, Republican. The interview includes Agnich's personal views concerning the development of water resources in Texas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with Fred Agnich, November 30, 1979

Oral History Interview with Fred Agnich, November 30, 1979

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Date: November 30, 1979
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Agnich, Fred
Description: Interview with Fred Agnich, businessman and member of the Texas House of Representatives from Dallas, Republican. The interview includes Agnich's personal experiences about being a member of the 66th Legislature. Agnich talks about his relationship with Governor William Clements, appropriations, tax relief, the Peveto bill, consumer legislation, "Killer Bees," and the split primary.
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Oral History Interview with Fred Agnich, September 9, 1977

Oral History Interview with Fred Agnich, September 9, 1977

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Date: September 9, 1977
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Agnich, Fred
Description: Interview with Fred Agnich, businessman and member of the Texas House of Representatives, Republican. The interview includes Agnich's personal experiences as a member of the 65th Legislature. Agnich talks about budget surplus, highway appropriations, public school financing, the Peveto bill, and personal legislation.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with Marvin Alexander, July 7, 1978

Oral History Interview with Marvin Alexander, July 7, 1978

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Date: July 7, 1978
Creator: Marcello, Ronald E. & Alexander, Marvin
Description: Interview with Navy veteran Paul R. Rose. The interview includes Belotti's personal experiences at Ford Island Naval Air Station with VP-24 during the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program