Verna Casey's personal recollections of life in Chisholm. Verna came to the Iron Range after attending a teachers college in Duluth. She taught in Eveleth until she married, and also taught night school to immigrants.
Chisholm, MN; Country life; Graham, Archibald Wright; Education; Schools; Teachers;
Mr. Rogich is a labor leader on the Iron Range. He has also been involved in Iron Range politics for more than forty years. In this interview, he describes his first meetings with Governor Perpich, the Governors first campaigns for the school board...
Hibbing, MN; Perpich Sr., Rudolph George Rudy; Governors; Government officials; Political campaigns; Politics & government; Political issues; Education; School boards; School board members; Labor unions;
Mr. Ongaro is one of Governor Perpichs oldest friends. During the interview, he spoke about growing up in Carson Lake with Governor Perpich, about their childhood games, about the grade school, junior high school and high school they attended...
Hibbing, MN; Carson Lake, MN; Perpich Sr., Rudolph George Rudy; Governors; Government officials; Political campaigns; Politics & government; Political issues; Economic & social conditions; Education; War; Dentistry;
Florence Hoffman's personal recollections of life in Chisholm. Florence attended Winona State in pre-school education. She then taught in the Chisholm school district, teaching night school as well as helping establish their pre-school department.