Wesley Olson Interview, 1976

Title

Wesley Olson Interview, 1976

Authors

Wesley Olson

Files

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Interviewer

Tom Sellnow

Interviewee

Wesley Olson

Date Recorded

6-3-1976

Date Digital

7-2-2020

Location Recorded

Edson Lounge, University of Minnesota Morris, Morris, Minnesota

County

Big Stone County

Keywords

Agriculture--Minnesota--Big Stone County, Farmers--Minnesota--Big Stone County, Farm life--Minnesota--Big Stone County, Grain trade, Droughts--Minnesota--Big Stone County, Big Stone County Farm Bureau (Minn.)

Description

Wesley Olson is 33 years old and was born and lived in Clinton all of his life. His occupations are farming and being a substitute high school teacher with an emphasis on speech and political science. He farmed most of his life, before going to the University of Minnesota Morris to get his teaching degree.

In this interview, Wesley discusses farming, government grain storage, and problems in farming past and present.

Run Time

00:35:04

Language

English

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

BSCOlson01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

1037

Wesley Olson Interview, 1976

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