Itasca State Park Oral History Project: Interview with Lyle Colligan

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Titles Itasca State Park Oral History Project: Interview with Lyle Colligan
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Lyle Colligan was under-sheriff of Clearwater County. He started his career as a security guard at Itasca State Park. He was born and raised in the Itasca Park area. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Law enforcement in the park in the 1960s; anecdotes about their equipment, an accident investigation, an accidental dip in the sewer and a Hell's Angel visit; the use of the park by fugitives from the Twin Cities; current commitment of park officials to law enforcement; comments on the people of the park.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
4 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 10 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Colligan, Lyle
Interviewer: Thoma, Ben
Made in: Bagley, Clearwater County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Itasca State Park
Dates Creation: 08/30/2000
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 102 (Library Call Number)
AV2003.40.3 (Accession Number)
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Itasca State Park Oral History Project'


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