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Object Name Recording, Audio
Date 1985
Scope & Content Interview by Carlton Ness of Mary K. Bean (b. 03/06/1899), daughter of Warren & Anna Kulp Bean.

Digital copy available.
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Start time Subject
00:00:00 genealogical information
00:01:20 school/school remembrances
00:04:54 early home life/chores
00:07:03 occupations
00:10:28 transportation
00:12:42 church/church life
00:14:45 farming/methods
00:15:39 hobbies/pasttimes
00:16:02 historical events
00:19:15 what was better in the past than the present?
00:21:10 what is better in the present than the past?
00:22:10 description of farm, visitors, barn fire, neighbors
00:31:43 end of audio
Length of Interview 00:31:43
Notes Obituary:
Bean, Mary K., 96. Born: March 6, 1899. Died: Sept. 30, 1995, Lansdale, Pa. Survivor-sister: Martha K. Moyer. Graveside service: Upper Skippack Mennonite Church Cemetery, by Ray K. Yoder , Alice Good, and Charles Ness.

(Gospel Herald, Oct. 31, 1995)
Object ID # 2013.25.65
Source Gift of S. Duane Kauffman
People Bean, Mary K, 1899-1995
Collection Christopher Dock HS Oral History Tapes