Forest History Oral History Project: Interview with John Albert Jones
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: John Albert Jones was born in Honey Crick, Iowa around 1876. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life; watching the murder of his father; moving to North Dakota and working on a binder; getting married; working on irrigation projects for the WPA during the Great Depression; death of his wife; driving trucks, tractors, horses and thrashers.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
9 pages transcript
1 sound disc
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:29:12 running time
Creation Interviewer: Esse, John
Interviewee: Jones, John Albert
Made in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 09/11/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 142
Accession Number AV2012.1.23
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Forest History Oral History Project'

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