Interview with Dean Jim Wilson 1973-12-04


Dean Wilson speaks about the origins of his last name and his family history. He then details his work in family education, where he visits homes to teach parents how to provide an education for their children with common household items, and he goes on to explain the new Red Water school. Then, he talks about his own education and tending his family’s farm growing up. He says Choctaw is his first language, and comments that the younger generation knows more English than he did at their age. He discusses getting drafted into the Korean War. He ends by discussing the actions of his own son and the children he works with