Itasca State Park Oral History Project: Interview with Keith Butler

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Titles Itasca State Park Oral History Project: Interview with Keith Butler
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Keith Butler moved to the Itasca area in as a young boy. Five generations of his family have lived at Itasca. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: General discussion about growing up in the area of Itasca State Park; the Depression; family's early arrival in the Itasca area; Wegmann; holidays in the park; school; resorts north of the park; two sub-cultures; biological station; Frank Pugh and others; animals in the park; development of the park; general reflections. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: The first interview is only about 20 minutes. The second interview is more extensive. It was done at his place of business and there was some background noise.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassette
18 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 105 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Butler, Keith
Interviewer: Rieger, Amy K.
Made in: Bemidji, Beltrami County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Itasca State Park
Dates Creation: 07/29/1993 - 08/06/1993 (Interviews conducted 7/29/1993 and 8/6/1993.)
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 102 (Library Call Number)
AV2003.42.2 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Itasca State Park Oral History Project'


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