Tib Kirwin Interview, ca. 1977
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Morris (Minn.); Schools--Minnesota--Morris; St. Mary's Catholic School (Morris, Minn.); Catholic schools--Minnesota--Morris; Agriculture--Minnesota; Farmers--Minnesota; Depressions--1929; Business enterprises--Minnesota--Morris
Tib Kirwin was 75 years old. Tib's family was the 2nd Kirwin family in Morris.
In this interview, he tells about what the town of Morris looked like back then and when they had to go to school with the horse and buggy. He attended St. Mary's School in the basement of the parish while the school was being built.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Kirwin, Tib, "Tib Kirwin Interview, ca. 1977" (1977). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 38.
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