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Oral history interviews

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 49 Collections and/or Records:

Rosalie Alstadt oral history interview

 Collection
Identifier: S4560
Abstract The collection consists of one 60 minute audiocassette tape. Subjects include Morgan Park.
Dates: 1994 October 8

Boundary Changes on the Fond du Lac Reservation oral history interviews

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Identifier: S2331
Abstract In 1978 and 1979 historian Barbara Sommer interviewed residents of the Fond du Lac Reservation in Minnesota. The participants discussed and defined changes in the boundary of the Fond du Lac Reservation, MN. They also identified some changes in land use that occurred on the reservation and identified historic sites. The interviews include some spoken Ojibwe words and place names. The collection consists of audiorecordings of the interviews and one volume containing the project's final report,...
Dates: 1978-1979

Paul Buffalo oral history project

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Identifier: S6035
Abstract Oral history project of Dr. Timothy Roufs interviewing Paul P. Buffalo (1900-6/1977) from March 1967 – 1977. Mr. Buffalo resided at Ball Club, Minnesota, and the Leech Lake Reservation.
Dates: 1967-1977

Carl Nelson interview transcript

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Identifier: S2337
Abstract The collection consists of the transcript of an interview recorded by Elmer Albinson, Director of the Amerian Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Dates: 1962-1963

Margaret Carroll oral history interview

 Collection
Identifier: S4558
Abstract The collection consists of one audiocassette tape of an oral history interview about life in Morgan Park.
Dates: 1994

Cook County Historical Society oral history recordings

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Identifier: S2318
Abstract The collection consists of copies of interviews and conversations recorded by the Cook County Historical Society.
Dates: 1978

Duluth African-American Oral History Project

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Identifier: U6213
Content Description The African American Oral History Project was initiated by the Clayton, Jackson, McGhie Memorial Committee to aid in the documentation of the history of Duluth’s African American community. In some ways this project is an extension of the oral history project conducted by David Vassar Taylor in the early 1970s. The funding came from a Legacy Grant from the Minnesota Historical Society. The African American Oral History Project includes interviews designed to document particular aspects of...
Dates: November 2016 - February 2017

Duluth Bicentennial Living History Project oral history recordings

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Identifier: S2358a
Abstract The collection consists of audiocassette recordings of four individuals discussing their lives and businesses in Duluth, Minnesota. The discussions were recorded in 1975.
Dates: 1975

Duluth Farmers' Market oral history interviews

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Identifier: S6160
Scope and Contents The collections consists of audio and/or video recordings of interviews with narrators who had been involved in selling and buying produce at the Duluth Farmers’ Market during its first 100 years. The collection also includes brief biographical information and photographs of the narrators, interview abstracts, and transcripts of the interviews. All materials are in digital format. Narrators Ben Boo Richard Herman Lois and...
Dates: 2012

Karl W. Emanuel oral history interview

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Identifier: S6111
Abstract The tape includes information about Dr. and Mrs. Emanuel's education, careers, the founding of the clinic, and the Duluth Symphony. Dr. Emanuel speaks in the third person.
Dates: 1982

Frank Whitebird oral history interview concerning historic resources of the Fond du Lac Reservation (Minn.), May 1, 1980

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Scope and Contents Two audio recordings of an interview with Frank Whitebird. The interview took place on May 1, 1980 and was conducted as a part of the Historic Resources Inventory of the Fond du Lac Reservation. An index to this interview is available.

In the intervew Frank Whitebird discussed the location of mounds, fishing camps and flint pits; fishing; names and location of villages, schools, missions, latter cemeteries, and logging railroads.
Dates: May 1, 1980

Newton S. Friedman oral history interview

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Identifier: S4542
Abstract The collection consists of an interview with civil rights attorney Newton S. Friedman on March 18, 1993.
Dates: 1993

H. Watson Wilson oral history interview

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Identifier: S2210
Abstract Consists of two audio recordings of an interview with H. Watson Wilson. The interview, conducted by Barbara Sommer on behalf of the Northeast Minnesota Historical Center, took place on March 23, 1977.
Dates: 1977

Evert Haglund oral history interview

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Identifier: S4493
Abstract The collection consists of 2 interviews of Evert Haglund on two cassettes.
Dates: 1991

Historic Resources Inventory of the Fond du Lac Reservation, Carlton and St. Louis Counties, Minnesota

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Identifier: S2377
Abstract The collection consists of a report compiled for Beck and Associates, Inc. of Duluth, Minnesota by Barbara Sommer. The purpose of the report was to identify historic sites on the Fond du Lac Reservation which is located in Carlton and St. Louis Counties near the town of Cloquet, Minnesota.
Dates: 1979-1980

History of Business Development in Duluth oral history interviews

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Identifier: S2376
Abstract The interviews in this project document the history of Duluth area businesses and labor unions. Narrators comment, where appropriate, on the founding and growth of carious businesses or labor organizations, the formation of corporate policies, labor – management relations, urban renewal, union philosophy and strategy, government regulation, binding arbitrations, and the relationship of business and labor political and civic affairs.
Dates: 1980-1981

History of Western Lake Superior Sanitary District oral history project

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Identifier: S6146
Abstract This project recorded the memories and experiences of early employees, board members, and community leaders involved in the establishment and start-up of the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD) in Duluth, Minnesota. Fifteen narrators participated.
Dates: 2010

Richard H. Hudelson labor history research collection

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Identifier: S6143
Abstract The collections contains research materials compiled to write Dr. Hudelson's book published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2006 titled By the Ore Docks: A Working People’s History of Duluth.
Dates: 1880-2006; Majority of material found in 1883-1978

Interstate 35 oral history interviews

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Identifier: S6172
Scope and Contents The collection consists of audio and/or video recordings of individuals who were involved with planning, opposition, or design and construction of Interstate 35 (I-35) through Duluth in the 1960s through the 1990s. Interviews included discussion of associated features of the project such as the lakewalk and the rose garden.The collection also includes brief biographical information and photographs of the narrators and transcripts of the interviews. All materials are in digital format....
Dates: 2014

Isle Royale Commercial Fishing oral history project

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Identifier: S2457
Abstract The collection consists of 15 audiotapes comprising approximately 11 hours of conversation with three Isle Royale commercial fishing people. The interviews were conducted in conjunction with research for a master’s thesis paper.
Dates: 1980

Albertine Johnson oral history interview

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Identifier: S2319
Abstract The collection consists of three audio recordings of interviews with Albertine Johnson. The interviewer was her son, Rudy Johnson. Interviews took place on September 7, 1977 and May 7, 1978.
Dates: 1977-1978

Erling Jonassen oral history interview

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Identifier: S6129
Abstract The collection consists of digital recordings of interviews of Erling Jonassen by Stephanie Hemphill conducted in November 2008, focusing on his World War II experiences. In addition to these recordings the collection includes a printed transcript of the interviews (9 pages), a digital copy and printed transcript (3 pages) of a Minnesota Public Radio program by Stephanie Hemphill featuring Erling Jonassen, and digital copies of photographs provided by Mr. Jonassen.
Dates: 2008 November

Donald Klaber oral history interviews

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Identifier: S6009
Abstract The collection consists of interviews by Professor Richard Hudelson, Ph. D. of Donald Klaber on July 22, 1999 and March 2000.
Dates: 1999-2000; Majority of material found in 1999, 2000

Margot Klaber oral history interview

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Identifier: S4592
Abstract Professor Richard Hudelson, Ph.D. interviewed Mrs. Klaber on September 19, 25, 1997. The tapes chronicle her life from Germany to the United States, from before throughout and after WWII and her relocation to the United States.
Dates: 1997

Dora Kuchta oral history interview

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Identifier: S6130
Abstract The collection consists of recordings of oral history interviews conducted by Marian Syrjamaki-Kuchta Dora Kuchta's daughter in law.
Dates: 1980; Majority of material found in June 27, July 5, 1980

Richard J. Kunz oral history interview

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Identifier: S4541
Abstract The interview was conducted by social worker Elizabeth T. Blue April 24, 1993. There is no transcript of the interview.
Dates: 1993 April 24

Labor Relations and Union Development in Duluth oral history interviews

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Identifier: S2220
Abstract The interviews in this project document the history of Duluth, Minnesota area businesses and labor unions. Barbara Sommer conducted the interviews in 1980-1981.
Dates: 1980-1981

Larsmont, Minnesota oral history project

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Identifier: S4444
Abstract The collection consists of three interviews on five cassette tapes and corresponding transcriptions: Gordy and Magda Hendrickson, March 30, 1981, have always lived in Larsmont; a second interview with Gordy and Magda Hendrickson on April 23, 1981; Ted Whalberg spoke June 3, 1981 about the history of his family of Larsmont.
Dates: 1981

Mesaba Co-op Park oral history interviews

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Identifier: S6161
Scope and Contents The collection consists of audio recordings of interviews of individuals involved with Mesaba Co-op Park in Hibbing, Minnesota, biographical information on narrators, interview abstracts, transcripts of the interviews, and photographs contemporary to the interviews. Interviews were conducted in 2012 and 2013. The collection also contains a digitized copy of one interview from 1992. All materials are in digital format. Narrators, Part I, 2012:...
Dates: 1992-2013; Majority of material found in 1992, 2012-2013

Mike Shabaiash oral history interview concerning historic resources of the Fond du Lac Reservation (Minn.), October 10 - 12, 1979

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Scope and Contents Two audio recordings of interviews with Mike Shabaiash. The interviews took place on October 10 and 12, 1979 and were conducted as a part of the Historic Resources Inventory of the Fond du Lac Reservation. An index to this interview is available.

In the interview Mike Shabaiash discussed location and use of traditional villages, cemeteries, mounds, wild rice, and logging on the Fond du Lac Reservation in Carlton and St. Louis Counties, Minnesota.
Dates: October 10 - 12, 1979