Oral History Collection

MAIN ENTRY: Scruggs, C. G.
DATE OF INTERVIEW: April 23, 1976
LOCATION OF INTERVIEW: Birmingham, Alabama
INTERVIEWER: David Murrah
LENGTH OF INTERVIEW: 25 minutes
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE: In a telephone interview from Birmingham, C. G. Scruggs discusses the importance of the W. L. Stangel Papers to the history of the Southwest.
TAPE ONE, SIDE ONE: Association with Dean W. L. Stangel (1950)
Agriculture in the Southwest
Stangel’s contributions to Southwest agriculture
Stangel and students
Respect for Stangel
Stangel and General Livestock Superintendent for State Fair of Texas
Livestock judging
Value of Stangel’s papers
Development of feedlot industry
Development of irrigation in Southwest
Development of hybrid grain sorghum
Stangel as warm, human person
TAPE ONE, SIDE TWO Blank
RANGE DATES: 1950-1976
BULK DATES: 1950-1976