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2014 Nov. 3

University of Massachusetts at Amherst . Office of News and Media Relations

A long and winding road the legacy of the back-to-the-land communes of the 1960's

Amherst (Mass.) - Explores the nearly forty year history of some of Western New England's best known communes: Montague Farm and Wendell Farms nearby in Massachusetts, and Packer Corners and Tree Frog Farms in neighboring southern Vermont.

University Films and Videos

2016 June 3

Diversity in our past Students of color at Massachusetts Agricultural College

Massachusetts - Rob Cox, Head of the UMass Archives and Special Collections, discusses the history non-white students and women at the Massachusetts Agricultural College, precursor to UMass Amherst, during the late 19th and early 20th century.

University Films and Videos

2010

Campaign advertisement for John Olver Featuring Jo-Ann Thibodeau., touting Olver's efforts to repurpose the abandoned Heywood-Wakefield factory in Gardner, Mass., as an assisted living facility

Massachusetts - Television advertisements for Olver's bid to return to Washington and represent the First District, Massachusetts, in the United States House of Representatives.

John W. Olver Papers

2010

Campaign advertisement for John Olver Featuring David Bannon, CEO of Photonics, Inc., touting Olver's support for broadband initiatives

Massachusetts - Television advertisements for Olver's bid to return to Washington and represent the First District, Massachusetts, in the United States House of Representatives.

John W. Olver Papers

2010

Campaign advertisement for John Olver Featuring Michael Shindler, homeless veteran, touting Olver's efforts to care for homeless veterans

Massachusetts - Television advertisements for Olver's bid to return to Washington and represent the First District, Massachusetts, in the United States House of Representatives.

John W. Olver Papers

2015 Aug. 17

Henderson, Elizabeth, 1943-

Elizabeth Henderson oral history with Leslie Cox and Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with Elizabeth Henderson, organic farmer since 1979. Came to organic agriculture after her husband was killed in a car crash; had been academic in Slavic languages and literature at Boston University; the crash and her hatred of academic hierarchy led her to change life course; behavior of John Silber at BU led her to question her commitments and found the ... more

Northeast Organic Farming Association Records

2015 Mar. 25

Strickland, William, 1937-

William Strickland oral history with Robert S. Cox and Jeremy Smith

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with Bill Strickland, Professor of African American Studies at UMass Amherst. Growing up in Roxbury; recollections of family and Malcolm X (00:04:25); importance of teachers, being selected as gifted in the third grade (00:05:22); entering Latin School and experiences with classmates (00:07:00); integration of streets and schools in Boston (00:10:00); admission to Harvard,... more

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

2015 July 17

Martin, Francis

Francis Martin oral history with Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with Francis Barton, longest serving president of AFSCME Local 1776 (2000-2013), and for a few years before vice-president under Charlotte Chandler-Laroe (Charlotte Coates at the time). Memories of growing up in Athol, Mass., during the era of World War II.; German prisoners of war in Athol; relatives in the service; father worked as a woodpecker in the Qua... more

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

2013 Oct. 24

Bernhardt, Gary

Gary Bernhardt: oral history with Russell Annis

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Gary Bernhardt, former Director of University Without Walls and instructor of a Bachelors Degree with Independent Concentration course.

UMass Amherst Sesquicentennial Oral History Collection

2014 Feb. 6

Baker, Erin

Erin Baker: oral history with Rusty Annis

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with faculty member in the Wind Energy Program, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. Using mathematics degree after undergraduate study; Peace Corps; doctorate in Engineering Economic Systems at Stanford on climate change economics policy; arrival at UMass; status of women in engineering; industrial engineering; work in climate change policy and relation to wi... more

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection