Oral History Collection

MAIN ENTRY: Texas Tech School of Medicine Groundbreaking Ceremony
DATE OF INTERVIEW: February 2, 1973
LOCATION OF INTERVIEW: Lubbock, Texas
INTERVIEWER: Not Applicable
LENGTH OF INTERVIEW: 30 minutes
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE: This tape is a recording of the Texas Tech School of Medicine Groundbreaking Ceremony, describing the establishment of the School of Medicine and those involved in it.
TAPE ONE, SIDE ONE: Appreciation of those involved in establishing the school
Rev. Wayne Cook
Invocation
Description of school’s location and size
Lubbock General Hospital
Introduction of distinguished guests
Don Wortham, vice president of First National Bank of Lubbock
Message from Texas Governor Dolph Briscoe
Preston Smith, former Texas Governor
Establishment of Medical School
Lubbock City Council and Hospital
District recognized
Dr. John Buesseler, Dean of Texas Tech Medical School
Medical School’s purpose
Recognition of Medical School faculty and students
Media appreciation
Architects noted
Groundbreaking ceremony
Announcement of groundbreaking ceremony for Main Library addition
TAPE ONE, SIDE TWO Blank
RANGE DATES: 1973
BULK DATES: 1973