||Union County, Oregon History Project
||The interviews with Jeannette Baum took place at her home in La Grande. At age 84, she appeared to be healthy and active, though she had had heart by-pass surgery a few years previous to the interview.
The interviewer was Eugene Smith, who completed a ninety-minute interview on April 9, 2003, a one-hour interview on April 23, 2003, and a one-hour follow-up interview on May 14, 2003.
Heather Pilling’s full transcription (available for research purposes) presents the literal contents of the interview.
||Click here for the transcribed interview.|