Forest History Oral History Project: Interview with Oly Evenson
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Description 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.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
11 pages transcript
1 sound disc
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:31:59 running time
Creation Interviewer: Esse, John
Interviewee: Evenson, Oly
Made in Bigfork, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Bigfork, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 142
Accession Number AV2012.1.10
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Forest History Oral History Project'

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