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Minnesota Black History Project: Interview with Edward Nichols
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Mr. Nichols was born in Tower, Minnesota on July 27, 1900. His parents, John Nichols (born in Chester, Pennsylvania in 1865 and died in Minnesota in 1907) and Nora O'Brian (born in Ballyduff, near Lismore, County of Waterford, North Ireland in about 1865) were pioneers who arrived in the area in 1884. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Mr. Nichols recalls family history and discusses early life in Tower, Indian and white relations, the lumber and mining industries, his wife's pioneer family and his life in Duluth (1936-74).
2 hours sound cassette
31 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
01:02:15 running time
Interviewee: Nichols, Edward
Interviewer: Taylor, David Vassar
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 43.18 (Library Call Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Black History Project'