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

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1974 May 6

Doubleday, Warren Nehemiah

Bun and Sig Doubleday (Dana, Mass.) Oral history

Hike to Doubleday Village and Dana (Mass.) - Recorded on a hike to Doubleday Village and North Dana; poor quality audio. 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

1979 Aug. 1

Harris, Glenys

Glenys Harris genealogy lecture on Woodward and Clark families

New Salem (Mass.) - Lecture is part of the geneaology series of the Swift River Valley Historical Society. Speaks a bit about the Mormons. 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

1979 July 19

Doubleday, Warren Nehemiah

Bun Doubleday (Dana, Mass.) Oral history

New Salem (Mass.) - Recollections of early automobiles. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1975 Feb. 25

Grover, Marion Moore

Marion Moore Grover and Lester Hager (Dana, Mass.) Oral history

Tully Brook Nursing Home, Orange (Mass.) - Recalling life in North Dana: high ambient noise level. 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

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