Hal Ringland

BioID: 
113
Last Name: 
Ringland
First Name: 
Hal
Experience: 
Farmer discusses famr life in the early-mid 1900s
  • Age: 79
  • Interview Date: 7/20/1975
  • Interviewer: Rosalyn L. Bone, University of Illinois at Springfield
  • Interview Length: 63 minutes Sit Down Interview
  • County: Mason
  • Hal Ringland was born in Forest City, Illinois in 1896 and has spent most of his life on a farm. Hal recalls farm life, one room rural schools, the Great Depression, his part time job as a mail carrier and raising and trading horses. 

Mr. and Mrs. Hal Ringland, 50th Wedding Anniversary, 1969Mr. and Mrs. Hal Ringland, 50th Wedding Anniversary, 1969Hal Ringland, retiring after 43 of substitute mail carrying in Kilbourne, Ilinois, 1973Hal Ringland, retiring after 43 of substitute mail carrying in Kilbourne, Ilinois, 1973

County: 
Mason
Gender: 
Male
Interview Decade: 
1970s
Age at Interview: 
70s
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