Rosie Garberick Interview, ca. 1977
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Stevens County and Traverse County
Railroads--Employees; Cooks--Minnesota; Minnesota National Guard; World War, 1914-1918; Electric industry workers--Minnesota; Hotels--Employees; Postal service; Letter carriers
Rosie Garberick was 81 years old and he came to Morris in 1911 from Sheldon, Iowa.
In this interview, he talks about the different jobs he had. He worked for the railroad as a cook on the B&B Gang. He also tells of his dealings with the National Guard and his time in Europe during World War I. Then he tells of his adventures as a postal worker and transferring to Browns Valley and retiring in 1966.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Garberick, Rosie, "Rosie Garberick Interview, ca. 1977" (1977). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 34.