Sorenson Family Oral History
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LaMoine describes the general location of the Sorenson brothers farms near New England, ND

 

 

 

LaMoine Sorenson
Lamoine
Deaver, WY
with Fred and Herb Kunze

May, 2009

 

LaMoine explains the evolution of the Sorenson Electric Company started by his Father, Denit Sorenson

LaMoine Sorenson Deaver, WY
with Fred and Herb Kunze

May, 2009
LaMoine explains what work Sorenson Electric is currently engaged in and how it works.
LaMoine Sorenson Deaver, WY
with Fred and Herb Kunze
May, 2009
LaMoine illustrates the great rivalry the Sorenson Uncles felt for each other in their farming activities with a wonderful "stuck truck" story.
LaMoine Sorenson Deaver, WY
with Fred and Herb Kunze
May, 2009
LaMoine remembers Uncle Denis as having a kind heart with a story involving LaMoine's mischief in Denis' garage.
LaMoine Sorenson Deaver, WY
with Fred and Herb Kunze
May, 2009
Uncle Denis loved gadgets! Fred remembers that Denis had a wind up phonograph which made recordings in the 1940s!

Fred Kunze
Fred
with brother Herb and cousin LaMoine Sorenson

May, 2009
Herb gets a taste of Denis' sense of humor at breakfast.
Herbert Kunze
Herb
with brother Fred and cousin LaMoine Sorenson
May, 2009
Herb learns the perils of riding in the rumble seat when Denis is driving the old Model "A" coupe in North Dakota!
Herbert Kunze
with brother Fred and cousin LaMoine Sorenson
May, 2009
The group recalls Denis and some other Sorenson Aunts and Uncles used colorful language.
Fred Kunze
with brother Herb and cousin LaMoine Sorenson
May, 2009
Staying on the Uncle's farms for a while, Fred recalls, involved work and resulted in body changes!
Fred Kunze
with brother Herb and cousin LaMoine Sorenson
May, 2009
New England North Dakota had a basketball team in the 1950s, and LaMone was the hot shooting center for at least a little while!
LaMoine Sorenson Deaver, WY
with Fred and Herb Kunze
May, 2009

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