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Date Issued:
2017
Abstract/Description:
The primary topic of this interview concerned the experiences of Richard McCall from his birth in his home in Augusta, Georgia to his life and times in Davie, Florida. Mr. McCall lived in and around Davie all his life and witnessed distinct changes within South Florida and more specifically, the town of Davie. He joined the US Army after the Korean War and was stationed in England. He was also an avid motorcycle mechanic and rider and used this knowledge for his later endeavors. He attended the University of Florida with his wife for two years before moving back to Davie and worked for the Griffin brothers. Later on, he owned a nursery business with his wife and since retired.
Title: Interview with Richard McCall.
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Name(s): McCall, Richard
Plumley, Brian
Type of Resource: moving image
Genre: Interviews
Date Created: 2017
Date Issued: 2017
Publisher: Florida Atlantic University
Place of Publication: Boca Raton, FL
Physical Form: mp4
Extent: 00:51:56
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: The primary topic of this interview concerned the experiences of Richard McCall from his birth in his home in Augusta, Georgia to his life and times in Davie, Florida. Mr. McCall lived in and around Davie all his life and witnessed distinct changes within South Florida and more specifically, the town of Davie. He joined the US Army after the Korean War and was stationed in England. He was also an avid motorcycle mechanic and rider and used this knowledge for his later endeavors. He attended the University of Florida with his wife for two years before moving back to Davie and worked for the Griffin brothers. Later on, he owned a nursery business with his wife and since retired.
Identifier: FA00007883_1 (IID), fau:96754 (fedora)
Subject(s): Oral histories --Florida
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fau/fd/FA00007883_1
Use and Reproduction: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Host Institution: FAU

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Title: Interview with Richard McCall.
Name(s): McCall, Richard
Plumley, Brian
Type of Resource: mixed material
Genre: Interviews
Date Created: 2017
Date Issued: 2017
Publisher: Florida Atlantic University
Place of Publication: Boca Raton, FL
Physical Form: pdf/mp4
Extent: 84 p. : 00:51:56
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: The primary topic of this interview concerned the experiences of Richard McCall from his birth in his home in Augusta, Georgia to his life and times in Davie, Florida. Mr. McCall lived in and around Davie all his life and witnessed distinct changes within South Florida and more specifically, the town of Davie. He joined the US Army after the Korean War and was stationed in England. He was also an avid motorcycle mechanic and rider and used this knowledge for his later endeavors. He attended the University of Florida with his wife for two years before moving back to Davie and worked for the Griffin brothers. Later on, he owned a nursery business with his wife and since retired.
Identifier: FA00007883_set (IID)
Subject(s): Oral histories --Florida
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fau/fd/FA00007883_set
Use and Reproduction: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Host Institution: FAU

In Collections