Earl Scribner Interview, ca. 1976
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Depressions--1929; Droughts--Minnesota; Farm life--Minnesota; Agriculture--Minnesota; Roads--Design and construction--Minnesota; Municipal officials and employees--Minnesota--Stevens County; Sharpening of tools--Minnesota
Earl Scribner was 74 years old. His parents settled in Stevens County in 1895.
In this interview, Earl Scribner talks about the depression and the drought that occurred in 1933, 1934 and 1935. He also talks about his different types of jobs he had and being the only saw sharpener in Morris at the time of the interview.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Scribner, Earl, "Earl Scribner Interview, ca. 1976" (1976). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 28.