Albert and Milla Forbord Interview, ca. 1978
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Albert Forbord and Milla Forbord
Agriculture--Minnesota--Pope County; Farm life--Minnesota--Pope County; Crops--Prices; Cattle--Transportation; Horses; Roads--Design and construction; Dust storms--Minnesota; Deer hunting; Milking; Dairy products
Albert Forbord is 90 years old and was born on a farm in Pope County. Milla Forbord is 83 years old. They were married in 1916. He farmed and did road construction work.
In this interview, they reflect on the good old days, dust storms, deer hunting, and milking cows by hand. They talk about the price of crops when they were young. In addition to farming, they hauled cattle. Albert talks about hauling the cattle and a story about some broncos. He talks about his work doing road construction.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Forbord, Albert and Forbord, Milla, "Albert and Milla Forbord Interview, ca. 1978" (1978). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 119.