Jack Sarff

BioID: 
115
Last Name: 
Sarff
First Name: 
Jack
Experience: 
Farmer recalls hard times during the Depression and World War II
  • Age: 64
  • Interview Date: June and July 1975
  • Interviewer: Rosalyn L. Baker Bone, University of Illinois at Springfield
  • Interview Length: 269 minutes Sit Down Interview
  • County: Mason
  • Jack Sarff was born in 1911 on a small farm near Chandlerville, Illinois. Jack has lived and worked on a farm nearly all of his life and he recounts the changing farm practices, one room schoolhouses, changing lifestyles, earning extra spending money and experimenting on his own farm.
County: 
Mason
Gender: 
Male
Interview Decade: 
1970s
Age at Interview: 
60s
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