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Weyerhaeuser Family Oral History Project: Interview with Sarah-Maud Weyerhaeuser Rosenberry Sivertsen
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Born March 22, 1907, in Little Falls, Minnesota, the daughter of Charles Augustus and Frances Moon Weyerhaeuser. She was educated by private tutors, attended Summit School in St. Paul, Hartridge Boarding School in New Jersey, and Vassar College in New York. In 1930 she married Walter Samuel Rosenberry, Jr., and they had four children: sons Walter III and Charles; and daughters Elise and Lucy. Sarah-Maud was divorced from Rosenberry in 1949 and in 1954 married Robert J. Sivertsen. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Sarah-Maud Sivertsen recalls living in Little Falls, her schooling there, a description of family routine and activities, her father's lumber mill and office, friendship with the Musser and Lindbergh families, and the Lake Alexander summer home; she discusses going to school in the East, childhood visits and relationships with Weyerhaeuser cousins and other family members; she talks of her mother's talent for singing, her father's death, traveling abroad, her courtship and marriage to Walter Rosenberry, and living in St. Paul.
4 hours sound cassette
156 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
03:35:20 running time
Interviewee: Sivertsen, Sarah-Maud Weyerhaeuser
Interviewer: Reiter, Leilee Weyerhaeuser
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Creation: 05/18/1986 - 05/19/1987 (Interview dates: 5/18/1987 and 5/19/1987.)
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 26 (Library Call Number)
AV1993.157.4 (Accession Number)
MHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, sound cassette: 'Weyerhaeuser Family Oral History Project'