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1969 July 22

Lego, Raymond

Raymond and Celia Lego (Prescott and Greenwich, Mass.) Oral History

New Salem (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former resident of Pelham and Greenwich, Mass., Quabbin River Valley, recorded for the Newton Public Schools. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1975 Apr. 14

Parker, Sally Fillebrown

Sally Fillebrown Parker (Pelham and Greenwich, Mass.) Oral History

Pelham Historical Society, Pelham (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former resident of Pelham and Greenwich, Mass., Quabbin River Valley, on life there in the 1920s. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1969 July 22

Parker, Sally Fillebrown

Sally Fillebrown Parker (Greenwich, Mass.) Oral History

Pelham (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former resident of Greenwich, Mass., Quabbin River Valley. Recorded outside while walking to where Parker taught school in Pelham Hill (Bobbin Hollow). Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1975 June 5

Thayer, Fred

Fred Thayer, Alice (Randall) Thayer, and Eleanor Schmidt (Enfield, Mass.) Oral History

Belchertown (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former resident of Enfield, Mass, Quabbin River Valley, and other towns. Fred Thayer, who would turn 85 in October 1975, drove horses all over the Valley. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1976 Apr. 27

Billings, Robert P.

Robert P. Billings (Greenwich, Mass.) Oral History

Belchertown (Mass.) - Oral history interview with Billings, a resident of Anchorage, Alaska, formerly of Pittsfield, Mass., regarding his family in Greenwich, Quabbin River Valley, Mass. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1979 Aug. 8

Parker, Sally Fillebrown

Sally Fillebrown Parker, Everett Coit, and Walter King (Greenwich, Mass.): Oral History

Swift River Valley Historical Society, New Salem (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former residents of Greenwich, Mass., Quabbin River Valley, including discussion of Greenwich genealogy. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1979 Aug. 20

Terry, Gertrude Whitney Ward

Gertrude Whitney Ward Terry (Enfield, Mass.) Oral History

Belchertown (Mass.) - Oral history interview with Gertrude Whitney Ward (Mrs. Stalbird) Terry, former resident of Enfield, Mass, Quabbin River Valley. The Terrys were the last couple married in the Congregational Church in Enfield. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1974 May 20

Boynton, George

George Boynton (Enfield, Mass.) Oral History

Ware (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former resident of Enfield, Mass., Quabbin River Valley. School days (b.1898); life in Enfield; holidays; Civil War veteran (Capt. Kimball). Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society. Tape noted by Duckert as incomplete; Smith family (of Smith's Village); Irish in Smith's Village.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1966 Oct. 1

Jones, Mabel

Mabel Jones and Marjorie Moore (Greenwich, Mass.) Oral History

Ware (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former residents of Greenwich, Mass., Quabbin River Valley, recorded at Greenwich Foundation Reunion in Ware; hymn singing. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1982 0

Merrill, Perry Henry, 1894-1993

Perry H. Merrill Oral History

Montpelier (Vt.) - Oral history with former state forester and commissioner of forests and parks; including discussion of early life and schooling (b.1894); service in First World War; Depression and organizing and overseeing CCC camps in Vermont.

Winston Lavallee Collection