Itasca State Park Oral History Project: Interview with Christian Schloss




Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Christian Schloss was born in Russia. He served in the Civilian Conservation Corps, SP-1, 3701. He was a farmer. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Overall topic was his experiences in the CCC, SP-1. Personal background; joining the CCC; numbers; pageants; the Tower; resorts of the area; Wegmann's; money and how they spent it; going to town; firewood; a "typical" day; practical jokes; fighting between camps; educational opportunities; fire; general reflections.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassette
18 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 120 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Schloss, Christian
Interviewer: Rieger, Amy K.
Subjects Itasca State Park
Dates Creation: 08/16/1993
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 102
Accession Number AV2003.42.19
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Itasca State Park Oral History Project'

Add Comment Here:

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)


I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.