Erland Charles Interview, 1975
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Charles Residence, Hancock, Minnesota
Elections--United States, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )--Minnesota, Minnesota--Politics and government, Farmers--Political activity, Politicians--Minnesota, Presidents--Election--1948
Mr Charles was involved in politics from the 1940s to the 1970s for the Republican Party. He was the County Chairman from 1959-1962 and chairman of the 6th District from 1961-1968 for the Republican Party.
In this interview, Mr. Charles discusses U.S. elections from 1948-1960 and politics and politicians from 1938-1968. He also discusses the CIO, Henry Wallace, the 1948 election, the Democratic and Republican Parties, farming, and the American Communist Party.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Charles, Erland, "Erland Charles Interview, 1975" (1975). Stevens County Oral Histories. 33.