Item SR2004_Transcript - Oral History Interview with Helen Rees, by Ann Cummins (Sound Recording 03)

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Oral History Interview with Helen Rees, by Ann Cummins (Sound Recording 03)


  • 1995-12-13 (Creation)


Transcript; 28 pp

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Helen Rees was born in Kent, Oregon. She grew up on the family farm in Sherman County, Oregon. Most of her education took place in Wilcox. She attended Behnke-Walker Business College, graduating in 1928. She worked from August to December 1928 at Kerr Gifford Co. in Portland as a secretary. On January 4, 1929 she was married to William Adelbert Rees in Kent Oregon. She worked as a postal clerk but is now retired. Her husband died in 1991. They had four children who live throughout Oregon.

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Transcript. Rees discusses rural telephone operators.

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Creative Commons - Attribution, Non-Commercial, ShareAlike (BY-NC-SA)

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  • eng

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Oral History Interview with Helen Rees, by Ann Cummins, 1995 December 13, SR 2004, Oregon Historical Society Research Library

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