Electrification But No Appliances

Dr. Edward Runge>LPL Interviews N-Z>LPL Interviews K-Z, Segment 5

Electrification But No Appliances,

duration 01:34
Wires were strung in 1941 & had electricity on the farm in 1942 (REA). Replaced the old Coleman lantern or wicked lantern lights. Got a refrigerator, but lots of things had to wait until after the war. Had an International freezer that replaced a lot of the canning.