Herman Gades Interview, ca. 1977

Title

Herman Gades Interview, ca. 1977

Authors

Herman Gades

Files

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Interviewer

Lee Tempte

Interviewee

Herman Gades

Date Recorded

1977

Date Digital

7-29-2020

Location Recorded

KMRS Studio

Keywords

Agriculture--Minnesota--Holloway, Farmers--Minnesota--Holloway, Holloway (Minn.), Blizzards--Minnesota, Droughts--Minnesota

Description

Herman Gades farmed in the Holloway area since 1923. His father came from Germany when he was 15 years old. Herman was 82 years old and still engaged in farming at the time of the interview.

In this interview, he talks about the blizzards they survived and the changes from horses to big tractors and combines.

Run Time

00:10:31

Language

English

Notes

The transcript for this oral history is a rough draft.

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

KMRSGades01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

1019

Herman Gades Interview, ca. 1977

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