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Forest History Oral History Project: Interview with Oly Evenson
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Oly Evenson was born in 1882 in Norway and came to Minneapolis in 1905 when he was 23. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Coming to the United States; Washkish camp; working as a craftsman; Bigfork around 1907; homesteading; the Rajalas; churches in Bigfork; hunting and fishing; ethnicities around Bigfork; family.
1 hour sound cassette
11 pages transcript
1 sound disc
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
00:31:59 running time
Interviewer: Esse, John
Interviewee: Evenson, Oly
Made in: Bigfork, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 142 (Library Call Number)
AV2012.1.10 (Accession Number)
MHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Forest History Oral History Project'