[Transcription of oral history interview with Jim Nelson, April 7, 1977]

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Interview with Jim Nelson, a resident of Baytown, Texas since 1919. Nelson describes life prior to moving to Baytown, his family history in the area, and his later work with the oil rigs.

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Webber, Betsy & Nelson, James M. 1977.

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Interview with Jim Nelson, a resident of Baytown, Texas since 1919. Nelson describes life prior to moving to Baytown, his family history in the area, and his later work with the oil rigs.

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Oral History Interview with Jim Nelson, April 7, 1977

Interview with Jim Nelson, a resident of Baytown, Texas since 1919. Nelson describes life prior to moving to Baytown, his family history in the area, and his later work with the oil rigs.

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Webber, Betsy & Nelson, James M. [Transcription of oral history interview with Jim Nelson, April 7, 1977], text, 1977; Baytown, TX. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth845240/: accessed October 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lee College.