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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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Palma Hanson HOVE(b. 1893)

Residence:Cow Creek, GeneseeOccupation(s): Farm wife, harvest cook
Family Origin:Mother was raised in Norway, father in Wisconsin. They arrived in the 1880's


Interview #1, 6/13/1975

Topics:Cook wagon at harvesttime. Family farm life. Division of Cow Creek by two Lutheran churches. Young people's socializing. Early Genesee. 6-13-75 2 hr 48p
Duration:1:47:26Interviewer:Sam Schrager
Keywords:immigrants families homesteads children childhood moving women threshing dating farming churches dances schools marriages shivarees newspapers politics CCC music
Locations:Troy Cow Creek