G.W. Powers Interview, 1980
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War and society; War and families; Agriculture
In this interview, G.W. Powers talks about life at home front during World War II. Mr. Powers was born in Chokio, Minnesota in 1911 and established the Power's Produce Company in 1938 and operated it throughout World War II.
University of Minnesota, Morris Archives
Powers, G. W., "G.W. Powers Interview, 1980" (1980). World War II: The Home Front in West Central Minnesota Oral History Project. 10.
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