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Gordon Hervala (Hervela?) Interview Transcript

 Digital Record


  • 1989-02-26


This document is a transcript of an interview with Gordon Hervala. We do not have the audio version. Topics include his family background in Sweden, Finland, and Norway, when his family came to the Keweenaw Peninsula, Ford Motor Company, a strike (the 1913 strike?), farming, school, growing up in both Calumet and Detroit, skiing, how he met his wife, the Depression, religion, and World War II.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish the Gordon Hervala Interview Transcript must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.


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Existence and Location of Originals

Logan ? (It is in the archives, but is "False Italian." Marked Logan so it would come up in search.)

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Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

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Marquette 49855 United States
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