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Item or Series Title Walter Graff Oral History
Catalog Number 1991-05-001.007
Date 1988
Parent Catalog Number 1991-05-001
Link(s) Walter Graff oral history

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Description An oral history from Walter Graff, longtime Eastern High School coach, member of the Knights Templar, the Lansing parks board, and an inductee in the Greater Lansing Sports Hall of Fame. He was born in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan near Iron Mountain, and was also a veteran of World War I. Walter Graff was interviewed by James Walkinshaw and Graff's son-in-law Duane Vernon at the Burcham Hills retirement center on November 8, 1988.

A transcript for this recording has not been completed.
Collection Title Voices of Lansing Oral Histories
Creator Graff, Walter
Other Creators Greater Lansing Chamber of Commerce
Walkinshaw, James
Vernon, Duane
Dates of Creation November 8, 1988
Physical Characteristics For web version
Sample Type: 22050 Hz Stereo, 32-bit
(MP3 80Kbps CBR)

Original WAV recordings are on the Local History network.
Object Name Oral History Recording
Copyright Information Capital Area District Libraries has received unrestricted rights for the oral histories contained in this project. For assistance in properly crediting these materials in a research project or other re-use, please contact the Forest Parke Library and Archives at localhistory@cadl.org
People and Organizations Graff, Walter
Eastern High School
Lansing Parks and Recreation
Lansing School District
Lansing Chamber of Commerce
Lansing Community College
Search Terms Oral history
Cities & towns
Biographies
Lansing (Mich.)
Sports
Basketball
Football
Coaches (Athletics)
Credit unions
Fraternal organizations
World War I
Veterans
Michigan
Mining