Ed Weeding Interview, ca. 1977
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University of Minnesota. West Central School of Agriculture (Morris, Minn.); Depressions--1929; Roads--Minnesota; Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.); Farmers--Minnesota; Cooperative societies--Minnesota; West Central Education Development Association (WCEDA); University of Minnesota Morris
Ed Weeding was 68 years old and lived in Chokio. He attended the West Central School of Agriculture in Morris.
In this interview, he discusses some experiences about his time at the West Central School of Agriculture. He discusses the depression and farming. He relates his involvement in the group that brought the University of Minnesota to Morris. He mentions the friction with Montevideo.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Weeding, Ed, "Ed Weeding Interview, ca. 1977" (1977). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 51.
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