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1982 Aug. 10

Potvin, Vivianne

Vivianne Potvin oral history with Eloise A. Brière

Holyoke (Mass.) - Oral history with activist for the preservation of the French language who spoke both French and English from earliest days. This is part 2. For part 1 see mums123-t001-i005.

Eloise A. Brière Franco-American Oral History Collection

1982 Aug. 10

Potvin, Vivianne

Vivianne Potvin oral history with Eloise A. Brière

Holyoke (Mass.) - Oral history with activist for the preservation of the French language who spoke both French and English from earliest days. This is part 1. For part 2 see mums123-t002-i001.

Eloise A. Brière Franco-American Oral History Collection

1982 Aug. 9

St. Pierre, Eugène

Daufinais oral history with Eloise A. Brière

Easthampton (Mass.) - Oral history with Easthampton resident, born in Holyoke, who was raised speaking French.

Eloise A. Brière Franco-American Oral History Collection

1982 Aug. 19

Proulx, Ernest E.

Ernest Proulx oral history with Eloise A. Brière

Holyoke (Mass.) - Oral history with the Mayor of Holyoke, about his interest in politics, his belief in cultural pride, the Franco-American community in Holyoke and Massachusetts, and its traditionally low level of political participation and voting at the local and state level.

Eloise A. Brière Franco-American Oral History Collection

1982 Aug. 17

St. Laurent, Anne

Anne St. Laurent oral history with Eloise A. Brière

Chicopee (Mass.) - Oral history with former dressmaker Anne St. Laurent, who was born in Laval, Quebec and came to the United States with her family as a young woman, taking up work first at a tailor's shop in Chicopee Falls, Mass., and then for several years as a dressmaker at Dorothy Dodd in Holyoke, where she gradually picked up the English language with the help of her coworkers. Subsequently she to... more

Eloise A. Brière Franco-American Oral History Collection