Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Edward Nichols
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Mr. Nichols was born in Tower, Minnesota on July 27, 1900. His parents, John Nichols (born in Chester, Pennsylvania in 1865 and died in Minnesota in 1907) and Nora O'Brian (born in Ballyduff, near Lismore, County of Waterford, North Ireland in about 1865) were pioneers who arrived in the area in 1884. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Mr. Nichols recalls family history and discusses early life in Tower, Indian and white relations, the lumber and mining industries, his wife's pioneer family and his life in Duluth (1936-74).
Quantity 2 hours sound cassette
31 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:02:15 running time
Creation Interviewee: Nichols, Edward
Interviewer: Taylor, David Vassar
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/17/1974
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 43.18
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Black History Project'

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