Itasca State Park Oral History Project: Interview with Lorraine Luschen


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Lorraine Luschen was on the staff at Douglas Lodge starting in the late 1940s and married the manager of the Lodge. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Memories of the older buildings, the snack bar at Forest Inn; serving beer in the park, park security; mentions names: Welte, Andy Peterson, Heggie, Erickson, Peas; anecdote about guest accommodations; stories about the old golf course and horse stables; change in attitude of the park guests over time.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
5 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 15 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Luschen, Lorraine
Interviewer: Thoma, Ben
Made in Laporte, Hubbard County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Itasca State Park
Made in Laporte, Hubbard County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/21/2000
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 102
Accession Number AV2003.40.10
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Itasca State Park Oral History Project'

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