Orrin Larson Interview, 1973
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Larson Jewelry Shop, Herman, Minnesota
Norwegian Americans--Minnesota; Jewelers--Minnesota--Herman; Jewelry stores--Minnesota--Herman; Business enterprises--Minnesota--Herman
Orrin Larson was born in 1894 in Lien Township in Grant County to Herman Larson and Christianelle Anderson Larson.
In this interview, Orrin Larson discusses working for Chris Rigg in Hancock, working for Ben Barlow in Barrett, and the jewelry business which he had operated since 1910 and was running still at the time of the interview. He discussed running the Herman Movie Theatre from 1920 to the time of the interview, and General Barrett and his sons.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Larson, Orrin, "Orrin Larson Interview, 1973" (1973). All Minnesota Oral Histories. 16.