Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Decker, John W.
Marshall, Fred
Dates 1980
Location Meeker
Minnesota
United States
Language English
Subjects Career in Politics
Dialects
English Language
Expenditures, Public
Humphrey, George M. (George Magoffin)
Interviews
Language
Legislators
Marshall, Fred
McCarthy, Joseph
Meeker County
Men
Minnesota
Narratives
Oral Histories
Personal Narratives
Politics and Government
United States
United States. President ( : Eisenhower)
United States. President ( : Kennedy)
United States. President ( : Truman)
Waste in Government Spending
Title
Oral history with 73 year old male, Meeker County, Minnesota
Contributor Names
Marshall, Fred (Speaker)
Decker, John W. (Interviewer)
Created / Published
February 18, 1980
Subject Headings
-  Legislators--United States--Language
-  English language--Dialects--Minnesota
-  Men--Minnesota--Meeker County--Language
-  Marshall, Fred, 1906-1985--Career in Politics
-  Expenditures, Public
-  United States--Politics and government
-  Waste in government spending--United States
-  McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957
-  United States. President (1945-1953 : Truman)
-  United States. President (1953-1961 : Eisenhower)
-  United States. President (1961-1963 : Kennedy)
-  Humphrey, George M. (George Magoffin), 1890-1970
-  Interviews
-  Narratives
-  Oral histories
-  Personal narratives
-  United States -- Minnesota -- Meeker
Genre
Interviews
Narratives
Oral histories
Personal narratives
Notes
-  For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Stearns County Historical Society. St. Cloud, MN
-  73 year old male. Sixth District Congressman from Minnesota from 1948 to 1962.
-  Talks about politics; education; his genealogy; impact of machinery on farming; the depression; and more.
Medium
Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 32:09
Call Number
AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,324 b02
Source Collection
Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afc1986022.sr26b02


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