Oral history 00455
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Ewart Sterling Hawthorne tells about the end of the Civil War and its effects on his family, farm, and school life during horse and buggy days. He also talks about C.H. Swallow & Co. in land business and moving to the Valley.
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Interview conducted on 17 January 1994 by Robert E. Norton. Digital transfer completed on 2 December 2013 from the original analog cassette tape. Hidalgo County Historical Commission.
Rio Grande Valley - Oral Histories (ELIBR-0027). UTRGV Digital Library, The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley