Forest History Oral History Project: Interview with Jessie Smart
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Jessie Smart was born in Pelican Rapids, Minnesota in 1884. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life growing up on a farm; working as a foreman in factories in Hill City and Little Falls; working for the WPA; hauling logs; living and eating in logging camps; working with horses in logging camps; World War I; farming; career and retiring to Leisure Hills in Grand Rapids.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
18 pages transcript
1 sound disc
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:53:54 running time
Creation Interviewer: Esse, John
Interviewee: Smart, Jessie
Made in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 09/10/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 142
Accession Number AV2012.1.45
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Forest History Oral History Project'

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