Temple, Charlotte

Date: April 19, 2022
Temple, Charlotte

Interview 301a: In this interview with Jonathan Gerland, Charlotte Temple discusses growing up in Lufkin as the daughter of Arthur Temple, attending high school in Lufkin and in Dallas, and university at Duke. She discusses the differences in Lufkin and her time in larger cities and the friends she grew up with in Lufkin, as well as the fun times they had. Ms. Temple also talks about her family, her relationship with her father, and her place within the family itself and the family businesses as a daughter, rather than a son. She reminisces about her various educational pursuits, first at Duke, then at UNC for planning, then Stanford for business, and the San Francisco Art Institute. She also discusses her varied professional pursuits and her love for China and fine art photography.

Download Transcript


Download Audio File

Search across all content on our site including Oral History, Exhibits, Finding Guides, Online Collections and news. Search looks inside PDF documents linked in our archives.