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

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1980 Nov. 1

Mann, Mabel

Mabel Mann (Dana, Mass.) Oral history

Bloomfield (Conn.) - Recalling her life in Dana. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1977 July 6

White, Amos Duane

Amos Duane White (Dana, Mass.) Oral history

New Salem (Mass.) - Recollections of Dana, Pottapaug Mountain, Bear's Den, Indian kitchen, July 4th pranks, Dana waterworks, Snow's glass coffins, and family. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

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

1974 June 7

Baxter, Charles

Charles and Barbara Baxter (North Dana, Mass.) Oral history

Orange (Mass.) - Days in North Dana, lumbering. 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 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

1974 Nov. 7

Nickerson, Helen Doane

Helen Doane Nickerson and Lester Hager (North Dana, Mass.) Oral history

Tully Brook Nursing Home, Orange (Mass.) - Recollections of life in North Dana, Mass. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1974 Apr. 17

Blodgett, Catherine

Catherine Blodgett (Dana, Mass.) Oral history

Dana (Mass.) - Recollections of Dana: low-fidelity recording made during hike to the former Dana Common. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection