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Breaking Barriers: Kevin Tengesdal ~ Wanted: 1997 Flood Stories - Peggy Lee Day

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Kevin Tengesdal

Monday, June 13, 2022 - We start today by acknowledging June as Pride Month by sharing another episode of Breaking Barriers: Harvesting LGBTQ Stories on the Northern Plains. It’s part of the Red River Rainbow Seniors oral history project. In this excerpt, Lyle Halvorson interviews Kevin Tengesdal, a graphic designer and activist from Bismarck. ~~~ The State Historical Society of North Dakota is looking for stories about the 1997 floods. It’s part of the historical society’s oral history project called “Flicker Tales of North Dakota.” Joining us is Sarah Walker, the head of reference services at the North Dakota State Archives. ~~~ Peggy Lee Day is coming up in Valley City. We visit with Bonnie and Myron Sommerfeld about the famous North Dakota vocalist.