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An Interview With Ollie W. Gates
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TitleAn Interview With Ollie W. Gates
AbstractInterviewer: Edward Scott. Interview recorded April 20, 1976. 1 sound cassette (ca. 60 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents.
NotesIn the interview, Mr. Gates discusses primarily the family barbecue business including the start of Gates & Sons at 18th and Vine.
SourceKansas City Public Library; Black Archives of Mid-America, Inc.
LocationSC69-2, Tape 27, CD 27
Local SubjectGates Bar-B-Q
Oral History
Gates, Ollie Walter, Sr.
African Americans
Item TypeArchival Material
TranscriptionInterview Outline:

Date born and education, parents. Start of Gates & Sons, 18th & Vine. Fire of 1961. Move to 12th [and] Brooklyn. Mr. Ollie Gates' actual involvement in the Bar-B-Q- business. Children's actual involvement in the business. Inflation.
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Item ID210227
CONTENTdm number36288
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