Rodney Levins Oral History Interview
In this oral history interview, William "Rodney" Levins, a dedicated rancher at the Hollinswood Ranch, shares his firsthand experience with various animals including horses and cattle. Levins recounts a number of harrowing incidents on the ranch's south pasture involving these majestic creatures. Additionally, Levins sheds light on the shrinking size of the ranch as a result of selling to a power plant and mining company. Levins' perspective on the estate is particularly noteworthy as he was one of the few ranchers who worked at Hollinswood Ranch prior to the sale of portions to the mining company.
Hunting, Deer hunting, Ranch hand, Ranchers, Cross Florida Barge Canal, Cattle raising, Cattle ranches, Mining, Power-plants
44 minutes and 1 transcript of 26 pages
Florida; Citrus County (Fla.); Inverness (Fla.); Crystal River (Fla.)
Levins, William Rodney, "William Rodney Levins Oral History Interview" (2023). Hollinswood Ranch Oral History Project. 4.