Cora Nygaard Interview, 1975

Title

Cora Nygaard Interview, 1975

Authors

Cora Nygaard

Files

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Interviewer

Carol Swenson

Interviewee

Cora Nygaard

Date Recorded

7-17-1975

Date Digital

7-2-2020

Location Recorded

Nygaard Residence, Montevideo, Minnesota

County

Chippewa County

Keywords

Swensson Family, Swensson Farm (Chippewa County Minn.)

Description

Cora Nygaard was born on a farm east of Wegdahl, Minnesota on December 12, 1897. She married in 1923 and had a variety of jobs before and after her marriage, all of which were in Minnesota. She and Emil Anderson are brother and sister. Having been a neighbor to the Swenssons, she often helped the Swensson women on a variety of occasions.

In this interview, Cora Nygaard discusses her experiences with and recollections of the Swensson family.

Run Time

00:31:32

Language

English

Original Format

Reel-to-Reel

Digital Identifier

CCNygaard01

Repository

West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)

Local Identifier

349

Cora Nygaard Interview, 1975

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