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Latah County Oral History Collection

Remembering Latah County and Idaho Life at the turn of the 20th century


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Marie Leitch FISHER(b. 1900)

Residence:BovillOccupation(s): Teacher, homemaker
Family Origin:Grewup at Nezperce, Idaho


Interview #1, 10/29/1975

Topics:Life of single teacher in the twenties. Bovill social activities Teaching methods and experiences. Town characters. Depression in Bovill. 10-29-75 2.6 hr p
Duration:2:41:57Interviewer:Sam Schrager
Keywords:teachers normal schools teaching families cards dances churches weddings boardinghouses police officers lore women drinking religion holidays clothing automobiles winter banks CCC hunting Great Depression plays movies morality politics mentally handicapped students marriage University of Idaho education lumberjacks
Locations:Bovill Moscow Lewiston