- Age: 84
- Interview Date: 3/7/1974
- Interviewer: Mary Ann Dillon, University of Illinois at Springfield
- Interview Length: 95 minutes Sit Down Interview
- County: Sangamon
- John Moore was born in 1890 in Bradfordton, Illinois and since the age of thirteen has run the family farm operation. John discusses the farming operation, from working with horses, raising, harvesting and storing crops and taking care of the land, as well as the construction of farm buildings and the affect of the Great Depression on farm life.