Florence Olson Interview, 1975
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Olson Residence, Granite Falls, Minnesota
Swensson Family, Chippewa County (Minn.)--Social life and customs
Florence Olson was born August 28, 1913 on a farm in Chippewa County. She attended school through the eighth grade and did house and farm work until she married in 1935. She worked as a nurse's aide for 19 years in and around Granite Falls and was retired at the time of the interview. Her father and Olof Swensson were related, making her a cousin to the Swensson children. She spent many summers with the family on their farm.
In this interview, Florence Olson reminisces about her family, talking about the members and their activities.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Olson, Florence and Olson, Joe, "Florence Olson Interview, 1975" (1975). Minnesota Oral Histories. 73.