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Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project: Interview with Ira D. Emmons
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Emmons was sheriff of Pope County. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Police department's first involvement with the powerline controversy; potential conflict with utilities surveying; dealing with confrontations; local people's reaction to police; why confrontation occurred; reaction of townspeople to issue; view of current situation; Governor Perpich; media coverage; and concluding remark.
1 hour sound cassette
6 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
30 minutes length
Interviewee: Emmons, Ira D.
Interviewer: Nelson, Edward P. - Iron Range Research Center
Subject: Pope County, Minnesota, United States
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 25 (Library Call Number)
AV1988.180.9 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project'