|Catalog Number||OH0112 Oar|
|Object Name||Oral Histories|
|Scope & Content||
Oral histories; transcription
REMARKS: This interview is with Susanna Oar and takes place at her home on July 5, 1979. The interviewer is Valerie Sonnenberg.
Susanna Oar was born in Bison, Oklahoma in 1909, came to Lookingglass, Oregon with her parents in 1912. Here parents had a 70 acre farm, 45 acres in apples, pears and prune orchards. At the age of 19 she was orchard boss and she talks about the practice of orchard.
She married Perley Payson Oar in 1938 and they moved to a ranch in the Lookingglass area where they raised cattle and sheep.
|Title||Susanna Oar oral history|
|Collection||ARCHIVES AND MANUSCRIPTS|
|Imagefile||128\OH0112 Susanna Oar.JPG|