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Title:Charles Bowsher Oral History
Author(s):Bowsher, Charles
Contributor(s):Flood, Nancy
Subject(s):Oral history
Bowsher, Charles (b. 1910)
Abstract:Bowsher discusses early 20th century life in Springfield, Illinois: his family, schools and jobs, neighborhoods, movie theaters, hospital and medical experiences, and life as a polio victim. He also discusses life in Chicago: home life, radio, schools, gangsters, prohibition, and the Depression. Also discusses Springfield coal mines, WWII, aging, and treatment of the elderly in nursing homes. Interview by Nancy Flood, 1975. 12 tapes, 700 minutes.
Issue Date:1975
Citation Info:Bowsher, Charles. Oral History. Nancy Flood, interviewer, 1975. Oral History Collection, Archives/Special Collections, Brookens Library, University of Illinois at Springfield.
Genre:Sound Recording (oral)
Type:Audio
Language:English
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/48778
Other Identifier(s):B687
Publication Status:unpublished
Peer Reviewed:not peer reviewed
Rights Information:Board of Trustees, University of Illinois
Board of Trustees, University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS:2014-04-01


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