Ed Nelson Interview, ca. 1975

Title

Ed Nelson Interview, ca. 1975

Authors

Ed Nelson

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Interviewer

Lee Tempte

Interviewee

Ed Nelson

Date Recorded

1975

Date Digital

7-29-2020

Location Recorded

KMRS Studio

Keywords

Kerkhoven (Minn.), Schools--Minnesota--Kerkhoven, Railroads--Employees, Telegraphers, Railroad stations--Minnesota--Morris, Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)

Description

Ed Nelson was 86 years old and was born in Kerkhoven, Minnesota. He worked for James J. Hill's Great Northern Railroad, first as a telegrapher and then later as the train station agent in Morris. He discusses the operation of the station during his tenure.

Run Time

00:07:36

Language

English

Notes

This interview transcript is in rough draft form.

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

KMRSNelson01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

1019

Ed Nelson Interview, ca. 1975

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