Ann Nelson discusses growing up in the Rattlesnake area of Missoula, Montana, on a 50-acre homestead during the early 20th century. She describes her education at the Prescott School and at the Lincoln School, selling tulips and berries as a child, and the hardships of the Great Depression.
Missoula, Montana; Homesteading; Prescott School; Lincoln School; Great Depression, 1929-1939; Rattlesnake area, Montana; Education, Montana; One-room schools
Nelson Family Oral History Project, OH 221, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (19 p.: 28 cm.)
Nelson, Ann, "Ann Nelson Interview, April 10, 1988" (1988). Nelson Family Oral History Project. 2.