Oral History excerpt: "It made me appreciate their upbringing and their struggle"

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Anderson, Tyrell (narrator)
Tyrell Anderson, historic conservationist and co-founder of the Decay Devils, discusses how learning about his family's history has helped him to be more grateful. He says, "Seeing what they had to do to get drinking water, water for home, etc. It made me appreciate my upbringing a lot more...It made me appreciate their upbringing and their struggle." 

This was one of a group of excerpts gathered under the subject heading of Use of the Spring Today 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)
Oral History
Artesian wells; Water; Gratitude
Gary, Indiana; Chase Street (Gary, Indiana); Small Farms, Indiana
Spring at Small Farms Oral Histories
IU South Bend Archives
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