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Oral history interview with Myron R. Allen
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Myron R. Allen's family was involved in the establishment of several electric utility companies in rural Minnesota. Companies in which the Allen family was involved include the R. P. Allen Company, General Minnesota Utilities Company and the Eastern Minnesota Power Company. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: The development of the electric utilities industry in rural Minnesota, the rise of the Rural Electrification Administration (REA) and rural electric cooperatives, the growth and later dismantling of electric power holding companies, the work of the Environmental Protection Agency, and the growth and complexity of federal and state regulation of electric utilities in Minnesota and the United States.
2 hours sound cassette
40 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
01:32:43 running time
Interviewee: Allen, Myron R.
Interviewer: Fogerty, James E.
Interviewer: Swanson, Duane P.
Made in: McGregor, Aitkin County, Minnesota, United States
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 141 (Library Call Number)
AV2004.31 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog