Forest History Oral History Project: Interview with Oliver Knox

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Titles Forest History Oral History Project: Interview with Oliver Knox
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Oliver Knox was born in 1884 in Canada. He spent most of his life working in logging camps. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life in Canada; getting into logging; types of lumber in Canada; living in logging camps; working as a teamster on ice roads; coming to Minnesota; logging around Virginia; living and eating off a wannigan; looking at pictures and telling stories; camp breakfast foods.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassette
19 pages transcript
1 sound disc
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:33:43 running time
Creation Interviewer: Esse, John
Interviewee: Knox, Oliver
Made in: Crane Lake, St. Louis County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 12/12/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 142 (Library Call Number)
AV2012.1.27 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Forest History Oral History Project'

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