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

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1966 Oct. 1

Jones, Mabel

Mabel Jones and Marjorie Moore (Greenwich, Mass.) Oral History

Ware (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former residents of Greenwich, Mass., Quabbin River Valley, recorded at Greenwich Foundation Reunion in Ware; hymn singing. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1967 June 19

Berry, Etta

Etta Berry and Emma Bowen tour of North Prescott

New Salem (Mass.) - Two interviews recorded at Berry's home near Gate 20 of the Quabbin Reservoir. The first includes a discussion of the botany of the region and folk names for the plants; the second interview includes discussions of North Prescott, the Prescott Church, and New Salem. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.

Audrey R. Duckert Quabbin Valley Oral History Collection

1968 Sept. 21

Ryther, H. Morgan

Ghost Post Offices of the Quabbin Valley

New Salem (Mass.) - Slide show and lecture delivered at the Swift River Valley Historical Society. 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

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

1969 July 22

Lego, Raymond

Raymond and Celia Lego (Prescott and Greenwich, Mass.) Oral History

New Salem (Mass.) - Oral history interview with former resident of Pelham and Greenwich, Mass., Quabbin River Valley, recorded for 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

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 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 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