Oral History excerpt: "I'm gonna take you to the best water in Gary!"
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Anderson, Tyrell (narrator)
Tyrell Anderson shares a memory of when his father took him to the spring for the first time, telling him "I'm gonna take you to the best water in Gary!” His father loved the taste of the spring water, but Anderson thought it had an "earthy" taste, explaining "If water could taste healthy, that's what it would taste like." This was one of a group of excerpts gathered under the subject heading of Water Quality and Taste for a digital and in-person exhibit of the Spring at Small Farms Oral Histories. The digital exhibit can be seen at https://iusbarchives.omeka.net/exhibits/show/spring-at-small-farms/home.
Westhues, Kay (interviewer)
Water; Artesian wells; Water quality
Gary, Indiana; Chase Street (Gary, Indiana); Small Farms, Indiana
Spring at Small Farms Oral Histories
IU South Bend Archives
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