Reuben Parson Interview, 1979
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Parson Residence, Battle Lake, Minnesota
Otter Tail County
Swedish Americans; Sweden--Emigration and immigration; United States--Emigration and immigration; Swedish Lutherans--Minnesota; Frontier and pioneer life--Minnesota--Otter Tail County; Lutheran Church--Minnesota--Otter Tail County
In this interview, Reuben Parson recounts his Swedish grandfather's pioneering days in Otter Tail County with an emphasis on the role of the Swedish-Lutheran Church in Swedish American life.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Parson, Reuben, "Reuben Parson Interview, 1979" (1979). All Minnesota Oral Histories. 54.