Oral history interview with Craig Kelley, 2004 February 15.


Kelley, Craig, 1952-. Oral history interview with Craig Kelley, 2004 February 15.

Oral history interview with Craig Kelley, 2004 February 15.

Interview with Craig Kelley, locomotive engineer and commodities trader, concerning his experiences while attending the Texas International Pop Festival, Lewisville, Texas, August 30-September 1, 1969. His upper middle-class upbringing in Lubbock, Texas; his activities as a teenager; clothing fashions of the Sixties; general discussion of the music of the Sixties; comments about the Beatles; his decision to attend the Texas International Pop Festival; skinny-dipping activities in Lake Dallas; activities of the Hog Farm at the festival; "bad trip" tents; comments about the "free stage" at the festival; performance of the Grand Funk Railroad; comments about the performances of Janis Joplin and Sam and Dave; comments about vocalist Minnie Ripperton and the Rotary Connection; lasting effects of the festival on his life.

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