Oral History Collection

MAIN ENTRY: Montgomery, Harry
DATE OF INTERVIEW: c. 1980
LOCATION OF INTERVIEW: Lubbock, Texas
INTERVIEWER: Not applicable
LENGTH OF INTERVIEW: 5 minutes
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE: This is Harry Montgomery’s induction to the Texas Tech Mass Communication Department’s 1980 Hall of Fame
TAPE ONE, SIDE ONE: Ninth Inductee to the Texas Tech Mass Communication’s Hall of Fame
Born: Choctaw Indian Nation (1902)
Accomplishments
Education
Work experience
Principal
Texas Panhandle
Teaching
Wheeler, Texas
Principal
Hall County, Texas
Memphis (Texas) Democrat (1925)
Paul Horn
Job offer (September 1925) Toreador
Public relations—Texas Tech
Family
Wife, Pauline
Sons, Harry Thomas and Samuel O. Montgomery
Work experience (again)
Associate Press Bureau chief
Associated Publisher (1947)
Arizona Republic
Phoenix Gazette
Other involvements
Awards and recognition
Death (July 19, 1979), age 76
Statements given about him
Arizona Republic
Scottsdale Daily Progress
TAPE ONE, SIDE TWO 1902-1979
RANGE DATES: 1920-c. 1947
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