Abner Dalton Bruce

Description

In this 1976 interview, Abner Dalton Bruce (1918-1987) describes his early life in the Pinehill Community outside Bristow Oklahoma including his family’s income from the quail market in Mannford, farming, shipping cattle on the railroad, early oil drilling in the community, participation in fairs, and the impact of the construction of Heyburn Lake upon the community.

Date

1976-10-03

Interviewer

Robert L. “Bob” McCarty

Interviewee

Abner Dalton Bruce
Mary Lee (Fuller) McCarty

Interview Keyword

Pinehill
Heyburn
oil
school

Files

Abner Bruce.png

Collection



Citation

“Abner Dalton Bruce,” accessed April 12, 2021, https://bristoworalhistory.org/items/show/28.