Anna C. Sather Interview, ca. 1977
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Anna C. Sather
Madagascar; Teachers--Minnesota; Farm life--Minnesota; Cooking; Housewives
Anna C. Sather was 74 years old and was born in Madagascar to Lutheran missionaries. She lived in Madagascar until she was 9 years old when her father died. Her family then moved to Minneapolis where she grew up.
She discusses living in Madagascar and the trip back to the United States. She talk about her education in the United States, including getting her degree at Augsburg University. She discusses the differences of rural and urban living after she married her husband and moved to a farm with him. She talks about her misadventures in cooking and the difficulties of being a farm wife. She discusses being a teacher and the differences between education when she was teaching and modern teaching.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Sather, Anna C., "Anna C. Sather Interview, ca. 1977" (1977). Reminiscing in West Central Minnesota (KMRS Feature). 55.