Orrin Larson Interview, 1973

Title

Orrin Larson Interview, 1973

Authors

Orrin Larson

Files

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Interviewer

George Shervey

Interviewee

Orrin Larson

Date Recorded

9-5-1973

Date Digital

7-6-2020

Location Recorded

Larson Jewelry Shop, Herman, Minnesota

County

Grant County

Keywords

Norwegian Americans--Minnesota, Jewelers--Minnesota--Herman, Jewelry stores--Minnesota--Herman, Business enterprises--Minnesota--Herman

Description

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.

Run Time

00:14:49

Language

English

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

GCLarson01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

319

Orrin Larson Interview, 1973

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