|Catalog Number||OH0324 Pearl Frost v385|
|Object Name||Oral Histories|
|Scope & Content||
Oral histories; transcription
REMARKS: This is an interview with Pearl Frost. It takes place on October 30, 1978 at the home of Mrs. Frost in Glendale, Oregon. The interviewer is Star Eatherington.
In this tape Mrs. Frost talks about her life. She was born in 1890 and she came to Oregon when she was 11 years old in 1901. She talks about the train ride across the United States - she came from Pennsylvania - and about the settling of her family here in Oregon. She talks about early Glendale, what it loked like when she came here, how there were many more businesses than there are now, but less population. She talks about the tragic fire in Glendale in 1928. She talks about her jobs which she did as a young woman and her wedding and the fire that she experienced after she had been married four months and how hard that was.
On the second tape, we are looking through the pictures and talking about diferent things, the bank robbery of Glendale, the train that her husband used to work on. On the first tape, she also talks about Grays (Grave) Creek and the Dollar Lumber Company that she worked at in the '40's, and her husband.
|Title||Pearl Frost oral history|
|Collection||ARCHIVES AND MANUSCRIPTS|