Luther Sunquist Interview, ca. 1976

Title

Luther Sunquist Interview, ca. 1976

Authors

Luther Sunquist

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Interviewer

Lee Tempte

Interviewee

Luther Sunquist

Date Recorded

1976

Date Digital

7-29-2020

Location Recorded

KMRS Studio

Keywords

Dairy farming, Agricultural exhibitions--Minnesota--Morris, Construction workers--Minnesota--Morris, West Central School of Agriculture (Morris Minn.), Building--Minnesota--Morris

Description

Luther Sunquist was 83 years old and was born in Nebraska. He was forced to support himself at age 12 and worked as a hired hand. He came to Morris in 1913. He worked construction and built some of the WCSA buildings. He worked 44 years for Home Builders.

In this interview, Luther Sunquist discusses his time as a hired agricultural hand. He discusses the Corn and Alfalfa Show in Morris. He reflects on his various jobs and experiences.

Run Time

00:08:10

Language

English

Notes

The transcript for this oral history is a rough draft.

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

KMRSSunquist01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

1019

Luther Sunquist Interview, ca. 1976

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