Forest History Oral History Project: Interview with Charles Godfrey
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Charles Godfrey was born April 21, 1889 in Wabasha, Minnesota. He logged in the Grand Rapids area. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life; the Forest Reserve; farming; logging and different companies log marks; sorting logs at the mill; deadhead logs or logs submerged underwater; constructing ice roads; hauling logs; living in logging camps; medicine and remedies; the Frank S. Lane steamboat; various logging and milling operations around Cut Foot; types of lumber; living and working around Grand Rapids.
Quantity 3 hours sound cassette
20 pages transcript
1 sound disc
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 02:40:48 running time
Creation Interviewer: Esse, John
Interviewee: Godfrey, Charles G.
Made in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 09/27/1973
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 142
Accession Number AV2012.1.11
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Forest History Oral History Project'

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