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Emma Peterson interview
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TitleEmma Peterson interview
Date of Original2000-09-26
CreatorBliss, Clara
Jacobi, Mary
Creator RoleInterviewer;
DescriptionAn interview with Emma Peterson for the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum. Emma, age 96 at the time of the interview, shares her family history; her family emigrated from Norway when she was 6. She also tells stories about her brothers and sisters, how she met her husband, learning to drive, learning English in school, and the flu epidemic in 1918.
General SubjectCity & Town Life
Education
Entertainment
Museums and historical societies
People
Sports & Recreation
Social welfare
Subject (LCTGM)Interviews
Reminiscing
Immigrants
Homesteading
Families
Courtship
Schools
English language
Automobiles
Influenza
Communicable diseases
Subject (LCSH)Norwegian Americans
Personal NamePeterson, Emma
LocationBowman County (N.D.)
Decade2000-2009
Item NumberPTRM-46
Format of OriginalAudio cassettes
Transcription"Parents, Emma and a brother come from Norway. Father came first and mother had to make arrangements and bring family by boat. Homesteaded SE of Haley, ND. Had to learn English in USA. Went to rural schools, worked outside more than inside. Did not learn to cook while young. Age 96 in 2000"—Handwritten on tape 46.
Repository InstitutionPioneer Trails Regional Museum
Credit LinePioneer Trails Regional Museum (PTRM-46)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Ordering InformationPioneer Trails Regional Museum
12 First Ave. N. P. O. Box 78
Bowman, ND 58623
701-523-3600
dpearson@ndsupernet.com
LanguageEnglish
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09
Digital IDdmPTRM46
Media StandardMPEG Audio
Duration00:54:28
Audio Tracks2 track stereo (unmixed)
Data Rate128 kbps
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