Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project: Interview with Wayne Olhoft

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Titles Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project: Interview with Wayne Olhoft
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Olhoft was a state Senator from Herman, Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Background. The Power Plant Siting Act - reason for creating; problems with act; amendments. EQB - effectiveness of; role of; responsiveness to public; hearings. Effectiveness of citizen's committees. Eminent domain and land use. Energy situation and alternatives to deal with future. Legislative role in supporting energy alternatives. Effect of controversy on job as Senator. Role of Governors Anderson and Perpich. Concluding remarks.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
15 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 60 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Olhoft, Wayne
Interviewer: Nelson, Edward P. - Iron Range Research Center
Places Subject: Herman, Grant County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 12/29/1977
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 25 (Library Call Number)
AV1988.180.28 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project'


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