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George Windsand Interview Transcript

 Digital Record


  • 1981-04-13


George Windsand, an Ishpeming native, shares stories from growing up in Ishpeming in the 1930s. Some of his stories include: the first car that was driven in Ishpeming, radios and how much they changed life, the many adventures at the local airport, the effects of World War II on the town, and his mining experience for Cleveland Cliffs Mining Company. In addition to childhood stories, George also goes into detail about being a businessman and the business environment post-World War Two. George also adds some stories from his time overseas in Norway, where his mother was from.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish the George Windsand 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.


1 item (1 text file (49 pages))

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Existence and Location of Originals

3302-01, Northern Michigan University and Area Audio Collection

Repository Details

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

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1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1333 (Fax)


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