Minnesota Women's Press, Inc. Oral History Project: Interview with Emmy Lou Jacobson

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Titles Minnesota Women's Press, Inc. Oral History Project: Interview with Emmy Lou Jacobson
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Emmy Lou's daughter published her first work in the Minnesota Women's Press, and Emmy Lou had been involved since that time. She had attended book groups since 1992, including the May Sarton Group, Sunday Together Group, Reading through a Lifetime Group, and the Biography and Memoir Group. She had also attended several trips with "Book Group on the Road", including Maine, New Mexico, and England/Scotland. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Importance and value of book groups to her life; description of her involvement with May Sarton's work and the group related to it; trip to Sarton's home; description of book groups; Glenda Martin (co-founder and co-publisher) as a book group leader; stories about the book group trips, and the related books read; values and impact of MWP.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
13 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 60 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Jacobson, Emmy Lou
Interviewer: Brewer, Kathryn Balstad
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 08/03/1999
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 75 (Library Call Number)
AV2001.34.19 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Women's Press, Inc. Oral History Project'


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