Ethel Ellingson Hanson Interview, 1973

Title

Ethel Ellingson Hanson Interview, 1973

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Interviewer

Marcia Olson

Interviewee

Ethel Ellingson Hanson

Date Recorded

10-25-1973

Date Digital

6-19-2020

Location Recorded

Hanson Residence, Hoffman, Minnesota

County

Grant County

Keywords

Schools--Minnesota--Douglas County, Lutheran Church--Minnesota--Elk Lake, Frontier and pioneer life--Minnesota, Diphtheria--Minnesota, Epidemics--Minnesota, Business enterprises--Minnesota--Barrett, Farm life--Minnesota

Description

In this interview, Ethel Ellingson Hanson discusses her grandparents moving to Minnesota, Grant and Douglas Counties, early transportation, the diphtheria epidemic in 1888, early burial practices, Dr. Griswold from Hoffman, the Barrett Ice Factory and flour mills, farming practices, and early Hoffman businessmen.

Run Time

00:31:08

Language

English

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

GCHanson01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

281

Ethel Ellingson Hanson Interview, 1973

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