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Itasca State Park Oral History Project: Interview with Fred Higgins
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Fred Higgins served in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) (S-57, 2703). His occupation was farming. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Personal background information; visiting the park before joining the CCC; joining the CCC; first impressions, his first day; CCC projects; trees; money and how it was spent; going to town; leisure activities; religion; a "typical" day; description of the camp; educational opportunities; deer; living from season to season; general reflections.
2 hours sound cassette
17 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
90 minutes length
Interviewee: Higgins, Fred
Interviewer: Rieger, Amy K.
Made in: Park Rapids, Hubbard County, Minnesota, United States
Itasca State Park
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 102 (Library Call Number)
AV2003.42.8 (Accession Number)
MHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Itasca State Park Oral History Project'