Abalona

Interviewee

Abalona Peterson

Interviewer

Steve Inman

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Description

Abalona “Lona” Peterson describes emigrating from Denmark to Havre, Montana, in 1890. She talks about adjusting to life in a new country. Peterson discusses her work experiences in various towns in Montana, particularly Havre, Fort Harrison, and Helena.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Women immigrants, Montana; Havre, Montana; Danish immigrants; Fort Harrison, Montana; Women in the workforce; Helena, Montana

Original Date

11-11-1979

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Montana Settlers, Homesteaders, Ranchers, and Farmers Oral History Collection Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 084-001

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:30:00 min.): analog + 1 transcript (13 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:40:32 minutes

Local Filename

OH_084_001.mp3; OH_084_001.pdf

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