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Oral Interview of former librarian, associate professor at Moorhead State University. The interview concerns the Finnish community and culture in Minnesota and the Great Depression.
Librarian, associate professor, and school English teacher
Moorhead State College, Moorhead State University.
Crosby (Minn.), Hibbing (Minn.), Moorhead (Minn.), Minnesota
Finnish-Americans, Great Depression, teaching, library, writing, church practice, politics, conservatism in Finland, native language retention (Finnish), first and second generation
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Cultural History | Higher Education | Oral History | Scandinavian Studies
Swanson, Mary, "Oral Interview of Karen Kivi" (1973). Oral Interviews. 4.