Oral History Interview with Wheeler Emerson Mosty, October 14, 2009

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Interview with Wheeler Emerson Mosty, a World War II veteran and retired post office worker from Kerrville, Texas. Mr. Mosty talks about his education, growing up in the Kerrville area, his service in WWII, local people and places, the flood of 1932, and his work at the Post Office.

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1 videodisc (30 min., 8 sec.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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Collins, Francelle Robison; Leonard, Julie Mosty & Mosty, Wheeler Emerson October 14, 2009.

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Interview with Wheeler Emerson Mosty, a World War II veteran and retired post office worker from Kerrville, Texas. Mr. Mosty talks about his education, growing up in the Kerrville area, his service in WWII, local people and places, the flood of 1932, and his work at the Post Office.

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1 videodisc (30 min., 8 sec.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials gives a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas over the past two centuries.

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Interview with Wheeler Emerson Mosty, a World War II veteran and retired post office worker from Kerrville, Texas. Mr. Mosty talks about his education, growing up in the Kerrville area, his service in WWII, local people and places, the flood of 1932, and his work at the Post Office. The interview transcript includes picture of Mr. Mosty and his family, on pages 26-30.

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  • October 14, 2009

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  • Aug. 8, 2018, 2:07 p.m.

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  • Aug. 22, 2018, 5:41 p.m.

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Collins, Francelle Robison; Leonard, Julie Mosty & Mosty, Wheeler Emerson. Oral History Interview with Wheeler Emerson Mosty, October 14, 2009, video, October 14, 2009; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1040052/: accessed October 15, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Kerr County Historical Commission.