- 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.