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I have some excerpts from some of the interviews I have done. Please take a few minutes and listen to them.

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Gertrude Stephenson Fish

Retells her experience of growing up in Orth, Minnesota: entertaining and dancing with the loggers visiting the town from their logging camps and staying at her families boarding house. (run time 01.25) (1.38MB)

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Glen Edward Eiman

Glen remembers his Navy service aboard a seaplane tender off the Korean coast during that war - and an assignment to go ashore to obtain provisions for his ship (run time 05:09) (4.74MB)

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Violet Joan Watson Hyde

Violet remembers growing up in the Newcross neighborhood of London during the German bombing of World War II (run time 0:54) (3.69 MB)

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Marilyn Fairbourn Jensen

Marilyn tells the story of earning college tuition money by raising show calves on her father's ranch in southern Utah (run time 02:55) (2.77MB)

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Glenn Monroe Manion

Glenn recalls visiting his grandfather's farm and home in Fayette, Missouri and grandpa's habit of wearing long underwear the year round and grandma wearing 7 or 8 petticoats. (run time 6:03) (5:73 MB)

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Ryan and Jeff Homer

Ryan and Jeff Homer

These recordings made almost 20 years ago on simple recording equipment highlight the simple joys of childhood and the sweet voices that are quickly lost (run time 02:30) (1.93 MB)

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