Forest History Oral History Project: Interview with Alex J. Carno
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Alex J. Carno was born in 1890 in the township of Rosebud in Crookston County. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life; family farm; World War I; thrashing grain; logging; meeting his wife; logging camps around Grand Rapids; logging sleighs and horses; lumberjack forms of entertainment; work schedule of a lumberjack; lumberjack equipment; working on Bigfork River, Deer River and various other rivers; growing up in Grand Rapids.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassette
51 pages transcript
1 sound disc
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:59:38 running time
Creation Interviewer: Esse, John
Interviewee: Carno, Alex J.
Made in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 08/04/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 142
Accession Number AV2012.1.7
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Forest History Oral History Project'

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