Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project: Interview with James Gelbman


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Gelbman was the MPIRG coordinator at the University of Minnesota-Morris campus. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Background information on MPRIG. How MPRIG chooses issues to be involved in. When and why MPRIG became involved in powerline project controversy. Science court. Health and safety issues. Opposition groups - atmosphere at meetings; protest activities of opponents. Court proceedings. Role of law enforcement. MPRIG's position as to the cause of issue. MPRIG's other projects.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
9 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 30 minutes length
Place Subject: Morris, Stevens County, Minnesota, United States
Creation Interviewee: Gelbman, James
Interviewer: Nelson, Edward P.
Dates Creation: 12/08/1977
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 25
Accession Number AV1988.180.12
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project'

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