Philip Peterson Interview, ca. 1979
Radio--Minnesota; Radio stations--Minnesota; KGDE (Radio station : Barrett, Minn.); Radio broadcasting--Minnesota; Radio programs--Minnesota
Philip Peterson was born in Grant County in 1905 and grew up in Elbow Lake, though lived in Grant County for most of his life. He was 74 years old at the time of the interview. He helped organize and run a radio station in Barrett, Minnesota called KGDE in the late 1920s. The station was at Barrett for three years and then moved to Fergus Falls.
In this interview, Philip Peterson talks about the radio industry, his interest in radio, and KGDE.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Peterson, Philip, "Philip Peterson Interview, ca. 1979" (1979). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 136.