Agatha Itzen Interview, ca. 1978
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Farm life--Minnesota; Agriculture--Minnesota
Agatha Itzen was 85 years old at the time of the interview and was born in Iowa. She came to Minnesota when she was 20 and was married for 63 years.
In this interview, Agatha discusses the reasons she moved to Minnesota and the changes in agriculture and lifestyles.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Itzen, Agatha, "Agatha Itzen Interview, ca. 1978" (1978). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 151.
The audio gets very quiet at some points.
The digitization and transcription of this oral history was made possible in part by the people of Minnesota through a grant funded by an appropriation to the Minnesota Historical Society from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Any views, findings, opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of the State of Minnesota, the Minnesota Historical Society, or the Minnesota Historic Resources Advisory Committee.