Olga Erdman Interview, ca. 1977
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Farm life--Minnesota; Hancock (Minn.); Johnson (Minn.); Prices; Depressions--1929
Olga Erdman was 81 years old. She was born in Illinois in 1896 and her family moved to Hancock when she was 7 years old. She was married in 1915 and her husband worked in elevators in Hancock, Johnson, and in North Dakota.
In this interview, she quoted some prices of groceries back then, such as coffee and sugar prices.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Erdman, Olga, "Olga Erdman Interview, ca. 1977" (1977). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 37.