Ida Payne and Rosina Moser Interview, ca. 1979
Ida Payne and Rosina Moser
Families--Minnesota--Stevens County; Chores; Farm life--South Dakota; Agriculture--South Dakota; Agricultural innovations; Care of the sick
Ida Payne was 84 years old and lived in Morris at the time of the interview. She moved to the Donnelly area when she was 5 years old. At the time of the interview, Ida was caring for Rosina Moser (93 years old), who speaks at the end of the interview.
In this interview, Ida discusses growing up in a family of 17 children. She talks about chores (such as laundry), farming, and her part in the outside work. She reflects on the changes over the years. She talks about caring for her family members when they are sick or elderly.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Payne, Ida and Moser, Rosina, "Ida Payne and Rosina Moser Interview, ca. 1979" (1979). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 150.