Emil Halburg Interview, ca. 1979
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Farm life--Minnesota; Agriculture--Minnesota; Gardening--Minnesota; Farm produce; Droughts--Minnesota; Food--Preservation; Meat--Preservation; Tractors; Horses
Emil Halburg was 82 years old and lived in Kensington. His parents came from Sweden around 1892. Emil was born in the United States, one of 10 children.
In this interview, Emil discusses farming, food preservation, gardening, and the role of the horse in farming.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Halburg, Emil, "Emil Halburg Interview, ca. 1979" (1979). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 160.
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