14 results found for: subject:"Quabbin Reservoir (Mass.)--History"

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1975 Aug. 23 – 1975 Sept. 5

Blakesly, Jim

Jim Blakesly (Prescott, Mass.) Oral history

Belchertown (Mass.) - Blakesly lived on Grout place at Prescott; tour of Prescott; Schmidt interviewed by Belchertown student; "a good bit on haying." Poor audio quality. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1979 May 6

Wendemuth, Julia

Julia Wendemuth, Hazel Johnson, and Eleanor Griswold Schmidt (Prescott, Mass.) Oral history

North Brookfield (Mass.) - Recorded while looking at old photos of Prescott. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1975 Apr. 8

Wendemuth, Julia

Julia Wendemuth (Prescott, Mass.) oral history with Audrey R. Duckert and Eleanor Griswold Schmidt

North Brookfield (Mass.) - Recorded in Julia Wendemuth's house, with Eleanor Schmidt. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1975 June 21

Remembering the Grange in the Valley: a panel discussion

New Salem (Mass.)? - Panel discussion held in the barn at the Whitaker-Clary House, Swift River Valley Historical Society. Also speaking from the audience: Raymond Lego, Ruth Newbury Bassingthwaite, Rieta Balland Newton, and Dorothy Fittz. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1979 July 26

Wendemuth, Julia

Julia Wendemuth, Hazel Johnson, and Eleanor Griswold Schmidt (Prescott, Mass.) Oral history

North Brookfield (Mass.) - Miscellaneous topics, including doctors, home remedies, schools, old times. Recorded at the Wendemuth home in North Brookfield, where the family moved after leaving Prescott. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1976 Apr. 11

Wendemuth, Julia

Julia Wendemuth, Herman Wendemuth, and Hazel Johnson (Prescott, Mass.) oral history with Audrey R. Duckert and Eleanor Griswold Schmidt

North Brookfield (Mass.)? - Interview with three former residents of Prescott, Mass. "Much on picture recognizing." Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1975 Mar. 11

Schmidt, Eleanor Griswold

Eleanor Griswold Schmidt (Prescott, Mass.) Oral history

Belchertown (Mass.) - Memories of Schmidt's family (the Griswolds) and Prescott; recorded at Schmidt's home on Ware Road, Belchertown. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1969 July 22

Mackie, Eunice Mitchell

Eunice Mitchell Mackie, Sally Fillebrown Parker, Raymond and Celia Lego (Greenwich, Mass.) Oral History

New Salem (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former residents of Prescott and Greenwich, Mass., Quabbin River Valley, responding to questions posed by students of 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

1977 Aug. 4

Coolidge, Ellen

Ellen Coolidge (Prescott, Mass.) Oral history

New Salem (Mass.) - Regarding moving the Prescott Church to the Swift River Valley Historical Society; inventory of Prescott Historical Society Museum; memories of Presc ott. Oren Jones. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection