Repository: Finlandia University's Finnish American Historical Archive
Title: Bill Waisanen Oral History Interview
Interviewee: Waisanen, William--1893-1983
Description: Also present during the interview is Matt Waisanen--1894-1976 and Arthur Waisanen--1900-1978. Topics include various aspects of life in Pelkie, Mich. Persons represented include Urho Erikainen, Evert Larson, and William Pelkie.
Subject 1: Finnish Americans -- Michigan -- Pelkie
Subject 2: Pelkie (Mich.) -- Biography and history
Subject 3: Michigan -- Upper Peninsula -- Pelkie -- Agriculture and logging
Classification: Michigan -- Business
Michigan -- Agriculture
Michigan -- Logging
Work -- Farming
Work -- Logging
Institutions -- Finlandia University's Finnish American Archive
Ethnicity United States -- Finnish Americans
Michigan -- Politics and government
World War II
Immigration -- Michigan -- Upper Peninsula
Resource Type: Sound, Text
Language: English
Permissions & Copyright: Finnish American Historical Archive
Access Rights: open
Date Recorded: c1975
Release Flag: OK for Viewing
Transcript Format: analog
Collection Name: Oral History Collection
Oral History ID: OHP 1970s Wai 2
Date Of Record Creation: 2008-02-05 10:22:25 (W3C-DTF)
Collection ID: OHP 1970s
Date Of Record Release: 2008-02-09 09:57:07
Date Record Checked: 2008-02-05 (W3C-DTF)
Repository address: 601 Quincy St.
Date Last Modified: 2008-02-09 09:57:07 (W3C-DTF)
Repository city: Hancock
Repository state: Michigan
Repository URL: (URI)
Contact Name: Gary Kaunonen
Contact Email Address:

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