Minnesota Environmental Issues Oral History Project: Interview with Edward M. Franey
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Franey is a native of Wisconsin and graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1919. He later attended the University of Minnesota from 1922 to 1923. Franey worked for the Minneapolis Tribune, Times, and Star and wrote an outdoors column in the 1930s and '40s. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: His background; writing the outdoor column; the Izaak Walton League; Richard Dorer; establishing the Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood Forest. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: Mr. Franey was in ill health at the time of the interview.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
11 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 60 minutes length
Creation Interviewer: Robertson, Margaret A.
Interviewee: Franey, Edward Marx
Made in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 02/11/1987
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 58
Accession Number AV1988.99.5
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Environmental Issues Oral History Project'

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