Bates, Floyd

Floyd Bates Oral History Transcript
1918 - 1929
1 transcript.

Manuscript & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Marcia Caudell, July 2011

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Biographical Note:

Floyd Bates, son of Sidney (S. C.) and Rachel Catherine Henry Bates, was born in Speicherville Indiana on February 26, 1899. Bates worked as a conductor and motorman on the streetcars and interurban in Wabash Indiana from 1918 until 1929.

Oral History Transcript, October 24, 1972

Scope and Content Note:

This collection contains a transcript of an interview with Floyd Bates, conducted by George Dingledy for the Wabash Carnegie Public Library Oral History Project. Floyd discusses

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Item Listing:

October 24, 1972 Transcript

Collection Information

Size of Collection:

1 transcript

Collection Dates:



Wabash Carnegie Public Library Oral History Project

Access :

The collection is open for research use



Reproduction Rights:

Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from both the Wabash Carnegie Public Library and the Manuscript and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.


Materials are entirely in English

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