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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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Viola Sheldon GUERNSEY(b. 1894)

Residence:Princeton, OnawayOccupation(s): Homemaker, grocery store operator
Family Origin:Family came from the Midwest via Nebraska (1910)


Interview #1, 4/27/1976

Topics:With Getha Guptill (friend) Family's search for a new home. Attending Ursuline Academy. Teaching experience/Church activities; Reverend Dick Ferrell. Loss of store in the depression. Onaway. 4-27-76 1.8 hr
Duration:1:51:00Interviewer:Sam Schrager
Keywords:boardinghouses churches construction cooking death doctors families farming food holidays music picnics railroads schools stores teaching weddings women
Locations:Princeton Onaway Oregon Moscow Gold Hill Washington