Forest History Oral History Project: Interview with Hazel Staples
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Hazel Staples was born in Platteville, Wisconsin in 1892. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life, living in Wisconsin, near Iowa, North Dakota, and Canada; homesteading in northern Minnesota; cooking in a logging camp; how her husband built their home; being friends with Indians in the area; her children going to school and then to the military during World War II; organizing activities for the town, dances, 4-H, etc; farming and gardening; raising her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
17 pages transcript
1 sound disc
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:39:53 running time
Creation Interviewer: Esse, John
Interviewee: Staples, Hazel
Dates Creation: 05/10/1976
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 142
Accession Number AV2012.1.48
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Forest History Oral History Project'

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