Wesley Olson Interview, 1976
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Edson Lounge, University of Minnesota Morris, Morris, Minnesota
Big Stone County
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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.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Olson, Wesley, "Wesley Olson Interview, 1976" (1976). Minnesota Oral Histories. 72.