Mary Willie Interview, ca. 1979
Moving, Household; Wagon trains; Chores; Dance parties; Farm life--Minnesota; Agriculture--Minnesota; Threshing
Mary Willie was born in Iowa and was 85 years old. Her family moved to Minnesota because of cheaper land available.
In this interview, she discusses the moving process and traveling by covered wagon. She also mentions barn dances and the threshing experience.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Willie, Mary, "Mary Willie Interview, ca. 1979" (1979). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 156.