Mary Willie Interview, ca. 1979

Title

Mary Willie Interview, ca. 1979

Authors

Mary Willie

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Interviewer

Lee Tempte

Interviewee

Mary Willie

Date Recorded

1979

Date Digital

7-29-2020

County

Stevens County

Keywords

Moving, Household; Wagon trains; Chores; Dance parties; Farm life--Minnesota; Agriculture--Minnesota; Threshing

Description

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.

Run Time

00:09:06

Language

English

Notes

This oral history has no transcript.

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

KMRSWillie01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

1019

Mary Willie Interview, ca. 1979

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