Ann Swanke Interview, 1973

Title

Ann Swanke Interview, 1973

Authors

Ann Swanke

Files

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Interviewer

Joni Kennedy

Interviewee

Ann Swanke

Date Recorded

8-21-1973

Date Digital

7-2-2020

Location Recorded

Swanke Residence, Browns Valley, Minnesota

County

Traverse County

Keywords

Presidents--United States, Browns Valley (Minn.), Roads--Minnesota--Browns Valley, Technology, Automobiles, Radio, Blizzards, Tornadoes, World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1939-1945, Fires--North Dakota--Grand Forks, Depressions--1929

Description

Ann Swanke was a teacher in Browns Valley for many years. Her husband moved to Browns Valley in 1886 at the age of six months.

In this interview, she discusses the presidents from McKinley-Nixon, roads, electric lights, radios, automobiles, storms, World War I and II, fires, and the Depression.

Run Time

01:01:34

Language

English

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

TCSwanke02

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

295

Ann Swanke Interview, 1973

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