Voices of Minnesota

Oral History Interview with Frank T. Heffelfinger

DATE: April - June 1983

INTERVIEWER: James E. Fogerty

Frank T. Heffelfinger was born January 19, 1923 in Minneapolis. He began working for the Peavey Co. in 1946 and at the time of the interview was the company's Executive Vice President. In the interview Heffelfinger discusses the Peavey and Heffelfinger families, including Frank Peavey and his father, Totten Peavey Heffelfinger, and grandfather, Frank T. Heffelfinger. He also talks about the history of the Peavey Company, from 1874 to present, and its merger with ConAgra.

LENGTH OF INTERVIEW: 4 hours 53 minutes

TRANSCRIPT: 81 pages