Roy Woolridge Interview, ca. 1975

Title

Roy Woolridge Interview, ca. 1975

Authors

LeRoy Woolridge

Files

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Interviewer

Lee Tempte

Interviewee

Roy Woolridge

Date Recorded

Winter 1975

Date Digital

7-29-2020

Location Recorded

KMRS Studio

Keywords

Business enterprises--Minnesota--Morris, Automobile dealers--Minnesota--Morris, Air pilots, Stunt flying, Airplanes

Description

Roy Woolridge was 76 years old and was born in Iowa. He operated the pool hall in the Morris Hotel and also the Chevrolet and Buick dealership in the 1920s. He talks of his experiences as an early aviator, barnstormer, and stunt flyer. He flew with the likes of Lindberg and Amelia Earhart.

Run Time

00:04:53

Language

English

Notes

This interview transcript is in rough draft form.

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

KMRSWoolrdige01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

1019

Roy Woolridge Interview, ca. 1975

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