Cora Nygaard Interview, 1975
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Nygaard Residence, Montevideo, Minnesota
Swensson Family, Swensson Farm (Chippewa County Minn.)
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.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Nygaard, Cora, "Cora Nygaard Interview, 1975" (1975). Minnesota Oral Histories. 75.