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Catalog Number OH0020 Settle
Object Name Oral Histories
Scope & Content Oral histories; transcription

This is an interview with Neil Settle, born 1900 in Oakland, Oregon. The interview takes place in his bicycle shop, behind his house. The interviewer is Star Eatherington.
Mr. Settle talks about many interesting things on this tape, although it is difficult to understand him. He has a very gruff voice, and he chain smokes cigars during the whole iterview. He talks about a lot of settlements in the area, a lot of names of settlements. He talks about the roads, where they used to be as opposed to where they are now. He talks about the railroads, the moving of Oakland, his Indian boy neighbor friends, the games they played and about the tattoos of the Indian tribes. He also talks extensively about earlyday flying in Oregon.
Title Neil Settle oral history
Imagefile 102\OH0020 Neil Settle.JPG
Accession number 2011.1