Leonard "Red" Kussatz Interview, ca. 1979
Farm life--Minnesota; Agriculture--Minnesota; Rural schools--Minnesota--Stevens County; Corn--Planting; Moving, Household; Horses; Corn--Harvesting; Baseball; Baseball players--Minnesota; Tractors
Leonard "Red" Kussatz was 70 years old and lived in Morris at the time of the interview. His dad immigrated when he was 4 years old from Germany and his mother was from Iowa. His parents worked as farmers.
He discusses farm equipment, country school, and milking cows by hand. He talks about moving farms and the horses they had on the farm. He mentions planting corn and harvesting corn. He discusses playing baseball and his first tractor.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Kussatz, Leonard, "Leonard "Red" Kussatz Interview, ca. 1979" (1979). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 134.