Jerome Johnson Interview, ca. 1979

Title

Jerome Johnson Interview, ca. 1979

Authors

Jerome Johnson

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Interviewer

Lee Tempte

Interviewee

Jerome Johnson

Date Recorded

1979

Date Digital

7-29-2020

Keywords

Moose Island (Minn.); Movie picture theaters; Railroads--Employees; Barbers; Barbering; Hairstyles; Barbershops--Equipment and supplies

Description

Jerome Johnson was 74 years old and lived in Cyrus. His parents died when he was young and he went to live with relatives. He spent 62 years in the barbering business.

In this interview, he reflects on many aspects of the barbering business over the years. He also mentions working for the railroad, living at Moose Island, and going to movies. He fixes up old cars as a hobby.

Run Time

00:12:06

Language

English

Notes

The audio for this oral history is a little garbled and sometimes hard to understand. This oral history has no transcript.

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

KMRSJohnson02

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

1019

Jerome Johnson Interview, ca. 1979

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