Clegg, Nancy Lee

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This narration explains how Clegg and husband developed and worked in their pecan orchard.

Interviewee Nancy Lee Clegg, female, born in 1936
Date Range 1962-1992
Date & Location November 16, 1999, Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum
Project Farm and Ranch Folks
Region Southwest New Mexico
Number of Tapes 1
Transcribed November 30, 1999
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Tape 1, Side A

Nancy Clegg and her husband bought two acres of former cotton fields in 1962 or 1963 to grow pecans. Harvests from the 25 trees were sold by word of mouth. The Cleggs purchased the land for both investment and outdoor recreation, as both had careers.

This narration explains how they developed and worked the land.