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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

1975 Apr. 8

King, Stanwood

Stanwood King, Eleanor Schmidt, and Dorothy Moult (Greenwich and Millington, Mass.) Oral History

West Brookfield (Mass.) - Oral history interview with King and Schmidt (former residents of Greenwich, Mass.) and Moult (former resident of Millington), Quabbin River Valley. King was the last storekeeper in Greenwich and wife was last postmaster. Recorded at King's home. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1974 May 10

Tandy, Spencer E.

Spencer E. Tandy (Athol, Mass.) Oral history

Athol (Mass.) - Recollections of coon hunting in Quabbin region, hunting dogs; music and the Good News orchestra; Minute Tapioca Band; dances. 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

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 Nov. 4

Ashley, Ruth Ballard

Ruth Ballard Ashley (New Salem and Wendell, Mass.) Oral history

Shutesbury, Mass. - "Talking about the old days, the Ballard family, New Salem people, the New Salem Academy, old fashioned foods;" also Ballard Tavern, sugaring off, brown bread, brewis, bread coffee, bubble and squeak. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1975 Jan. 6

Fisher, Roy

Roy Fisher (New Salem, Mass.) Oral history

New Salem (Mass.) - Discussing growing up in New Salem when residents were self-sufficient; New Salem Academy. 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