James N. Price

BioID: 
56
Last Name: 
Price
First Name: 
James
Experience: 
Farmer and oilfield worker recalls family dairy farm
  • Age: 65
  • Interview Date: 10/17/1976
  • Interviewer: Patrick Burrus, University of Illinois at Springfield
  • Interview Length: 338 minutes Sit Down Interview
  • County: Lawrence
  • James Price was born in Bridgeport, Illinois in 1911 on a dairy farm. James worked in many different aspects of agriculture at an early age, then moved to Southern Illinois where he was a part of the oil boom during pre-union working conditions.

Five Generations of PRice Family: Leavitt, Emma, James, Patrick Burrus, and Patsy Rice BurrusFive Generations of PRice Family: Leavitt, Emma, James, Patrick Burrus, and Patsy Rice BurrusCharles Wesley Price (grandfather)Charles Wesley Price (grandfather)  James Price (2nd from right) working for Marathon Oil, 1956James Price (2nd from right) working for Marathon Oil, 1956                                                                                                    James Price and Son, WesleyJames Price and Son, Wesley

County: 
Lawrence
Gender: 
Male
Interview Decade: 
1970s
Age at Interview: 
60s
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