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Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project

51 INTERVIEWS

DATE: 1987-1990

INTERVIEWERS: Norman Achin, Stewart Bass and Terry Shoptaugh

This project documents the American Crystal Sugar Company's operations in the Red River Valley farming region of Minnesota and North Dakota and the company buyout by the Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Association. The interviews include discussion of the sugarbeet industry, including labor, research and changes in farming methods. 

The original transcripts and sound cassettes are held by the Northwest Minnesota Historical Center, Moorhead.

TRANSCRIPTS: 1,618 pages

Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Merle Allen
Merle Allen
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Herbert Anderson
Herbert Anderson
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Leslie and Virginia Anderson and Lee Lykken
Leslie & Virginia Anderson & Lee Lykken
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Maurice Aronson
Maurice Aronson
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Stewart Bass
Stewart Bass
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Lloyd Beiswenger and Ruth Beiswenger
Lloyd & Ruth Beiswenger
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Patrick Benedict
Patrick Benedict
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Eddie Bernhardson
Eddie Bernhardson
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Harvey Bloomquist
Harvey Bloomquist
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Wilburn Brekken
Wilburn Brekken
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Richard G. Canning
Richard G. Canning
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Beatriz Muzquiz Castillo
Beatriz Muzquiz Castillo
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Dr. Alan Dexter
Dr. Alan Dexter
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with William Dosland
William Dosland
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Esther Engel and Meta Engel
Esther & Meta Engel
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with John Fiandaca
John Fiandaca
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Ole Finstad and Mary Finstad
Ole & Mary Finstad
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Frank W. Forbes
Frank W. Forbes
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Donald Grant
Donald Grant
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Manvel Green and Johanna Green
Manvel & Johanna Green
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Harlow Grove and Telbert Grove
Harlow & Telbert Grove
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with W.V. Grover
W.V. Grover
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Emmet Gunderson
Emmet Gunderson
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Harold Helmeke
Harold Helmeke
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with George Howe
George Howe
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Alfred Jensen
Alfred Jensen
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with C. Einar Johnson
C. Einar Johnson
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Lyle Kiel
Lyle Kiel
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with R. Richard Koester
R. Richard Koester
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Richard Krabbenhoft
Richard Krabbenhoft
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Larry LaHaise
Larry LaHaise
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Victor Martin
Victor Martin
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Don Ness
Don Ness
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Walter Ness
Walter Ness
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Robert Nyquist
Robert Nyquist
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Ted Peet
Ted Peet
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Edward Reitmeier
Edward Reitmeier
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with William Robertson
William Robertson
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Tom Ronan, Jr.
Tom Ronan Jr.
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Armin Ross and Jim Ross
Armin & Jim Ross
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Gerhard Ross
Gerhard Ross
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Jesus Sanchez, Jr.
Jesus Sanchez Jr.
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Douglas Sillers
Douglas Sillers
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with George A. Sinner
George A. Sinner
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Leo N. Sinner
Leo N. Sinner
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Tom Sinner
Tom Sinner
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Ed Swift
Ed Swift
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Hugh Trowbridge
Hugh Trowbridge
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Glenn Wiese
Glenn Wiese
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with B.E. Youngquist
B.E. Youngquist
Red River Valley Sugarbeet Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Alvaro Zamora
Alvaro Zamora