Glenn Bjork Underground Iron Mining Oral History Interview Parts 1 and 2 Summary
|Title:||Glenn Bjork Underground Iron Mining Oral History Interview Parts 1 and 2 Summary.|
Bjork, Glenn, Interviewee
Andes, Mary Tippett, Interviewer
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, contributor
|Date Created:||Circa 1994|
Listen to part 1 of the interview here.
Listen to part 2 of the interview here.
Listen to part 3 of the interview here.
Listen to part 4 of the interview here.
This document is a summary of parts 1 and 2 of 4 of an oral history interview with Glenn Bjork. The summary was written by researcher Mary Tippett Andes. The interview is one of several on underground iron mining conducted by Andes for her book "The Last Generation Underground." Glenn Bjork (1925-2014) was born in Gwinn, MI to Everett Bjork and Emma Johns. After serving in the US Navy during World War II, Bjork moved to Negaunee, MI and began working for Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company. He continued working for CCI until he retired in 1987. (External source of biographical information: Obituary for Glenn C. Bjork, https://www.koskeyfuneralhome.com/book-of-memories/1940012/bjork-glenn/obituary.php)
Iron mines and mining
Oral histories (document genres)
Marquette Iron Range (Mich.)
Marquette County (Mich.)
Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company
|Held by:||Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives|
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|Is Part Of:||MSS-180, Oral histories of underground iron miners.|