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

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1976 Sept. 16

Phillips, Alice Twible

Alice Twible Phillips (Enfield and Smiths, Mass.) Oral History

Gilbertville (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former resident of Enfield, Mass, Quabbin River Valley, recalling Smiths Village and Enfield. Phillips, daughter of James Twible, was born in 1896. 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

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

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

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

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

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

1980 Sept. 18

Goodnow, Clarence

Clarence Goodnow, Put Crowl, and George Hodgson oral history with Audrey R. Duckert

Phillipston (Mass.) - Oral history regarding the Goodnow Orchestra. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1975 June 18

Fittz, Dorothy Bullard

Dorothy Bullard Fittz (New Salem, Mass.) Oral history

New Salem (Mass.) - Triple wedding of the Paige sisters at Hop Brook Farm, 1906, New Sale; genealogical quest for Phineas Stevens. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1979 July 11

Fittz, Dorothy Bullard

Dorothy Bullard Fittz lecture on Paige-Tyler genealogy

New Salem (Mass.) - Lecture on genealogy at the Swift River Valley Historical Society, including the Paige, Haskell, Whitaker, Tyler, and Whitney families. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection