Transcript of Oral History Interview with Wilburn L. Snyder, 1979

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Transcript of an interview with Wilburn L. Snyder, a resident of Baytown, Texas. Mr. Synder is a veteran of World War II and discusses his experiences in the war and specifically as a prisoner in the Bataan Death March.

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Chandler, Patricia M. & Snyder, Wilburn L. 2018.

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Lee College was established as a two-year Junior College in 1931 by the Goosecreek Independent School District, in Baytown. It was created to provide an educational opportunity for students who could not afford it otherwise.

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  • Main Title: Transcript of Oral History Interview with Wilburn L. Snyder, 1979
  • Added Title: An oral history tape transcription of Interviewer: Patricia M. Chandler ; interviewee: Wilburn L. Snyder ; August 9, 1979 and August 12, 1979
  • Series Title: Baytown Oral Histories

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Transcript of an interview with Wilburn L. Snyder, a resident of Baytown, Texas. Mr. Synder is a veteran of World War II and discusses his experiences in the war and specifically as a prisoner in the Bataan Death March.

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Oral History Interview with Wilburn L. Snyder, 1979 (Sound)

Oral History Interview with Wilburn L. Snyder, 1979

Interview with Wilburn L. Snyder, a resident of Baytown, Texas since approximately 1920. Topics include World War Two and the history of Baytown, TX.

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Chandler, Patricia M. & Snyder, Wilburn L. Transcript of Oral History Interview with Wilburn L. Snyder, 1979, text, 2018; Baytown, TX. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1013797/: accessed November 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lee College.