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

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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

1999 May 26

Cornauskus, Joe

Joe Cornauskus and Elizabeth Pierce tour of North Dana with Katharine Reed

North Dana (Mass.) - "Joe Cornauskus takes Katherine Reed (Kitty) on a nostalgic trip to North Dana (Zib Pierce also)." 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

1976 Feb. 18

Miner, Beatrice Fiske

Beatrice Fiske Miner interview on WCAT radio

Orange (Mass.) - From typed note: "Mrs. Beatrice (Fiske) Minor of North Orange being interviewed on Radio Station WCAT Orange. Taped from a radio receiver 10.:30 AM 18 February 1976. Bun Doubleday" 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

1975 May 10

Vaughan, Spencer E.

Myron 'Mike' Vaughan, Lester Hager, Bun Doubleday, discussion on Swift River Valley Historical Society hike to Dana Common

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