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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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Charles JELLEBERG(b. 1900)

Residence:ParkOccupation(s): Horse teamster, sawmiller
Family Origin:Parents were Norwegian homesteaders (c. 1890)


Interview #1, 8/8/1973

Topics:With Carl Lancaster (friend) Handling teams; balky horses. Logging accidents and narrow escapes. Foremen; incompetent partners. Abortive IWW strike of 1936. Pay and production. Closeness of homesteaders. 8-8-73 2 hr 72p
Duration:2:05:26Interviewer:Sam Schrager
Keywords:IWW accidents foremen homesteads horses logging lumberjacks strikes