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This interview is one of a series conducted concerning West Virginia town histories. This interview focuses on Helvetia, West Virginia. The daughter of German speaking Swiss immigrants, Mrs. McNeal was born in Helvetia, West Virginia. She relates her life on the farm in Helvetia, her father's work as a carpenter, her experience teaching school and the celebration of FASNACHT by the family.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-162.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-162, Huntington, WV.