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Abstracts of historical Interviews about Hoover

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Main Entry/Title

Accession Register #

Oral Interviewing per UAB Procedure

25-89-25

Tape interview of Susan Hale Kelly

43-89-43

Interview – Mr. and Mrs. Walter L. Howard, Jr.

49-90-5

Interview – Don Watts, 10/10/89

56-90-12

Harrison, Jack, City Atty. on incorporation

61-90-17

Stokes, Hugh Jr.; Liza Brunson; Winnie Harris on Hugh Stokes family

83-90-39 (See AR-103)

Mac Stewart, memories of early Hoover, Acton Mines and dairy

111-90-68

Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Johnson

116-90-73

Don Logan, Pres, Southern Progress Co., memories of living in Hoover, 1970

146-90-103

Mark Acton, Jr., 2600 Lakeland Tr. On Acton family, incl. pictures

156-90-111

Miss Lucille Watkins (89), 2424 Altadena Rd, on her father Edwin C. Watkins, Rocky Ridge Sch.

158-90-113

Sam Nelson on early Bluff Park

165-90-120

Mrs. Margaret Chase

167-90-122

Mrs. Emma Watkins

168-90-123

John Hodnett, former mayor

169-90-124

Krawcheck’s log cabin, clipping

173-90-128 (See AR 193-90-149)

Stewart, David L., 4384 Hwy 31, Calera; former owner Friendly Tavern

185-90-140

Luther Tyler

206-91-13

Mike Wood, Martinwood Estates

212-91-19

Perry Thomas Vernon

242-91-49

Mary and Lucille Watkins

243-91-50 (filed AR-158-90-113)

Interview with Dr. John T. McCarley

257-91-64

Gene Gordon, early history, Tyler Road & Patton Chapel

270-91-77

John M. Bradley, CEO, Resource Management, on genesis of Inverness dev. Of N. Shelby Co.

272-91-79

Joseph, Mitchell, Joseph Dev. Co., property dev. At 1560 Mtgy. Hwy; Central Bank

273-91-80

Frank Skinner, Jr., on his years as mayor

281-91-88

Mrs. Lila Mae Patton Williams on O’Brien’s store & All States Motel; incl. Patton Home pic

282-91-89

Oscar Davis, first police chief on beginnings of Hoover Police Dept.

285-91-92

Montgomery Truss, tour of Brock’s Gap area

287-91-94

Frank L. Sears, Jr.

292-91-99

Minnie Everett Russell (Mrs. Lester Carl Everett)

297-92-2

Torrencie Robinson Bailey, incl. 7/5/91 telephone interview

298-92-3

Conversation with Forrest Seale, Jr. on Shades Mtn Plaza, early Hoover houses

302-92-7

Mrs. Fred Skelton, Jr., South Haven Nursing Homes

303-92-8

Marguerite McLendon by niece

1231-02-55

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