Kenneth Prall Interview, ca. 1977
Laundry industry; Dry cleaning industry; Depressions--1929; Fishing--Minnesota
Kenneth Prall was born in Atlantic, Iowa in 1904, and was 73 years old at the time of the interview. He worked in the clothes cleaning business, starting at the age of 13 or 14.
In this interview, he discusses his time in the clothes cleaning business, which he worked in for 52-53 years. He discussed the tough times he had during the Great Depression. He also discusses fishing, which is a favorite hobby.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Prall, Kenneth, "Kenneth Prall Interview, ca. 1977" (1977). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 49.