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Major Topics Covered:
- Sources of land for MD Anderson Research Park in Smithville and Bastrop, Texas
- Legislators and others instrumental in advocating in the Legislature
- R. Lee Clark’s vision for a research facility; personal motives for locating the facility outside of Houston
- Local and governmental considerations in approving land for a laboratory
The Making Cancer History® Voices Oral History Collection, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
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Pickle, James "Jake" Jarrell; Drummond, Clifford; Brunet, Lesley W.; and Walborg, Earl, "James Jarell “Jake” Pickle and Clifford Drummond Oral History Interview, March 15, 2005" (2005). Interview Sessions. 37.
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