Oral history interview with Janell Myers, 2003 August 16.

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Myers, Janell, 1954-. Oral history interview with Janell Myers, 2003 August 16.

Oral history interview with Janell Myers, 2003 August 16.

Interview with Janell Myers, counselor, concerning his recollections concerning the Texas International Pop Festival, Lewisville, Texas, Labor Day Weekend, 1969. Her conservative family background in Dallas, Texas; her attraction to the hippie counterculture as a teenager; hanging out with hippies in Lee Park in Dallas; her college experience at North Texas State University in Denton; her participation in anti-Vietnam War demonstrations and sit-ins; her admiration of singer Janis Joplin; her decision to attend the Texas International Pop Festival; activities of the Hog Farm at the festival; use of drugs and alcohol at the festival; comments about the various rock groups at the festival; activities of "Wavy Gravy"; lasting memories of the festival.

59 leaves ; 29 cm.

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