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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.



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Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 29, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted with Rachel Logan in Chincoteague, VA. In this interview, she talks about her life and some foodways she's learned over the years. She speaks about her upbringing in Mappsville, VA, before moving to Chincoteague in 1942. She describes the various jobs she's had, eventually settling as a prep cook creating crab cakes and steaks for the Beachway Restaurant, noting some of the facets in how she made her crab cakes (recipe redacted). She talks about the African American...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, foodways, African American Oral History, religion, church life
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 29, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted by Kelly Feltault with Maggie Trader in Quinby, VA. In this interview, she discusses her life as a waterman and the numerous jobs and professions shes had over the years, defying gender stereotypes. She describes some of her work as a waterman, discussing her introduction through her father and what she really liked about working on the water. She also describes some of her seasonal work between working on the water and in fields, and the work shed have to to one...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, watermen, female watermen, water work, Quinby (va.), family life, gender...
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 29, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted by Kelly Feltault with Victor and Bernice Simpson in Willis Wharf, VA. In this interview, they speak about James Victor Simpson and his life as well other crafts. Victor speaks about his father, James Victor Simpson, and the various boats he's built in his shop on the waterfront; everything from "Scow", "Chinco", row boats, dredge monitors, and outboard and inboard boats. He talks about the materials and features that he would include in the...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, water work, watermen, boat building, Willis Wharf (va.), family life,...
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 29, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted by Kelly Feltault with Jay Cherrix in Chincoteqgue Island, Va. In this brief interview, Jay describes a mural he created on the ceiling of his workshop. He describes the meaning behind the mural, involving angels, peace, love, heaven, Christ, and other images. He describes his style and design and his inspiration for painting and art. He also describes his favorite tool, the "wrasp", and the uses it has in art, as well as the use of art in expressing...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, Religion, art, Chincoteague (va.)
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 29, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted by Kelly Feltault with Thomas Burton in Nasawadox, VA. In this interview, he speaks about his upbringing and life as a farmer. He speaks about his life during world war II, and his joining the Navy after the war. He also speaks about chicken raising, speaking of the differences between chicken raising then and now, how they sell chickens and eggs, and his grandparent's involvement in the farming business. He also speaks about some of the manufacturing or processing...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, Nassawadox (va.), watermen, water work, urban development, tourism,...
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 28, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Tape by Barbara Moore. She give auto/bus docent led tours in the 1980's in the Eastern Sierra, and taught a class entitled 'Settling the Eastern Sierra' from 1991 to 1997. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Logging, U.S. Forest Service
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident interviewed by Barbara Moore For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Micro-cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Herb Anderson. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Micro-cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Irene Marone's speech at 1993 Historical Society BBQ. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Micro-cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of Larry Dinsmoor Part 1. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Micro-cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Tape by Barbara Moore. She give auto/bus docent led tours in the 1980's in the Eastern Sierra, and taught a class entitled 'Settling the Eastern Sierra' from 1991 to 1997. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Moore, Barbara
Source: Micro-cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Tape by Barbara Moore. She give auto/bus docent led tours in the 1980's in the Eastern Sierra, and taught a class entitled 'Settling the Eastern Sierra' from 1991 to 1997. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Micro-cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Temple of Folly Jazz Band
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In 1980 Elliott, Ken and Dave started the Temple of Folly Jazz Band and were joined by many other players over the next 10 years. We did everything from march in the 4th of July parade behind a horse-drawn hearse (watching our step) to playing for 200 drunken 50 and 60 year old hot-rodders at the Mammoth Mountain Inn. With Elliott and Thelma Thompson starting the Mammoth Lakes Jazz Jubilee in 1989 the Temple of Folly quite naturally became the host band. The Personnel have remained basically...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio CD: 1 Disc of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 GOAL Productions
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Some Notes about this CD: For the past seven years we've been making videos and CD's for the Mammoth Lkaes Jazz Jubilee. We're usually so busy working at the Woods or another venue that we seldom get around to attending the Pianorama. That's where piano players from each of the bands come and play a short set. When we discovered this was taking place at the Ocean Club in the Ocean Harvest Restaurant, we knew this was our plan for the year 2000. It's a great location with a real jazz club...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio CD: 1 Disc of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Oswald, Jack; GOAL Productions
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Here's a collection of some great music combining the sound of a "Big" band and a "Little" band. The BIG is the Mammoth Lakes All Star Big Band Under the direction of Terry Myeres. And the LITTLE is the Phil NOrman Tentet who made their first appearnce at Mammoth Lakes during the 1999 Jazz Jubilee. [Extensive liner notes for the CD continue and are available upon request]. 11th Annual Mammoth Lakes Jazz Jubilee Participating Bands: Bill Allred's Classic Jazz Band, Blue...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio CD: 1 Disc of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, T.J. Johnston. Side A: Oral History Interview - T.J. Johnston Tape 1 08/11/00. Side B: 2/3s of Tape 1, Side 2, August 11, 2000 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Farnetti, Christina
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra residents, Joe and Bonnie Zwart by Christina Farnetti. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Lillian Guseman. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra residents, Nan Zischank and Augie Hess. For additional information see California Revealed .
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Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Dr. Ed Bulpitt, at Hayden Cabin. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Bud Long. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Herb Anderson by Sondra Harlan. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident Ed Cereda. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Doug Robinson III. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Bud Long. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Gen Clement. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Farnetti, Christina; Sauser, Rudy
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Ethyl Zumpstein by Christina Farnetti and Rudy Sauser. Interview with Ethyl Zumpstein at her home in Bishop CA. Ethyl's Husband Mark was head of [illegible] ski patrol at Mammoth Mountain for the first 15 years. Charleotte, her daughter, was National Ski Champion in 1950s. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Farnetti, Christina
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Chip Van Nattan by Christina Farnetti. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Doreen Tremble. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 27, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted by Kelly Feltault with Ron Greenley in Atlantic, VA. In this interview, Ron talks about his experience as a hunter on the eastern shore of VA. He describes his methods of hunting with his kids as "stay" hunters and the benefits he's found with that method of hunting in controlling the deer population and keeping hunters safe from each other. He also describes the health benefits of deer meat and the increase in its consumption over the years, even...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, Atlantic (va.), hunting, trapping, butchering, regulation
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Farnetti, Christina
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra residents, Rich and Gertrude Thompson. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Ed Taylor. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra residents, Vern and Sybil Summers. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Bob Schotz, at Woods Lodge by Rudy Sauser. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Bob Schotz, at Woods Lodge by Christina Farnetti. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Don Redman. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 27, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted with Ernie and Barbara Bowden and Sam Swift from Chincoteague, VA. In this section of the interview, they discuss their fishing business, hunting, and foodways for game meat. Sam and Elliot speak at length of their fishing business, including building their boats, and some of the practices they use when fishing. They discuss Shad, Croaker, and Rock fishing (and others), how to best catch each, quotas for each, and some of the changes each has seen over the years...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, Chincoteague (va.), watermen, water work, regulation, ASMFC
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Joe Radel. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Dan Paranik. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Side A: Oral History of Bud Long. Side B: Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Bill Murphy. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Southern Mono Historical Society
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Part 1: Southern Mono Historical Society 1993 Board Meeting. Part 2: Oral History with long time Eastern Sierra resident and grade school teacher, Irene Marone. Side A: 1993 Board of Trustees. Tony Campbell. Diana Walker Smith. Side B: Irene Marone (grade school teacer), 1993 Speaker at BBQ For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Historical societies
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra residents, Kathleen Wonacott and Russell Anthony (Cousin of Haydens) For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Elodie and Roger Link. For additional information see California Revealed .
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Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Augie Hess, at School House Museum. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral historical History: Jackie and Gary Hall. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 27, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted by Kelly Feltault with Stevon Sample in Exmore, VA. In this interview, he describes his introduction to graphic design and the various work's he's done. He describes how he began drawing and his inspiration for drawing, noting some symbols and visions that have inspired some of his work. He speaks about his comics, the materials and mediums he uses, and the meanings he hopes to put behind them, trying to reach the youth and covey feelings from experiences that they...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, Exmore (va.), art, religion, African American Oral History
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral History of Bobbie Guseman and Les and Edna Herrell. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of Hayden Cabin owner Jack Greth For additional information see California Revealed .
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Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history interviews of Pam Murphy and Sid Alexandar conducted by Bruce Arnold - 1997. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Farnetti, Christina
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Oral history of Ed Fuller conducted by Christina Farnetti For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 27, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted by Kelly Feltault with Mae Bowen in Willis Wharf, VA. Mae is a lifelong seamstress and shares her memories of her life and work. In this section, she describes her upbringing on the eastern shore of VA and her introduction to needlework through her mother. She describes her introduction to quilting, getting scrap cloth from her sister in a shirt factory, and describes the techniques and methods she used to make her quilts. She then speaks about her experience during...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, Willis Wharf (va.), Hog Island (va.), farm life, 1933 Chesapeake-Potomac...
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of long time Eastern Sierra resident, Charlie Fishburn. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of Nick Faust For additional information see California Revealed .
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Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of John Eastman and Robert Stanford For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 27, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted with Lucille Snyder in Willis Wharf, VA. In this interview, Lucille describes her life growing up on a farm on the eastern shore of VA in the early 20th Century. She describes the farms she grew up on, some home remedies, the foodways of the time such as canning vegetables and "Chix and sausage", and using potato "kilns" to store root vegetables until they got a refrigerator. She also talks about the Keller Fair and the attractions it showed...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, Willis Wharf (va.), needlework, quilting, foodways, family life, Cape...
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of Larry Dinsmoor conducted by Sondra Harlan For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Unknown
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Oral history of Norm DeChambeau For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 27, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted with Marion Hammer on January 20, 1998. In this interview, Marion describes her involvement in clothing dying. She describes the various dyes that she uses, their makeup and their uses as she works on dying some cloth. She describes her methods while she works, mentioning the tips and tricks to avoid pitfalls in dying, and the various types of dying she does. She also describes some examples of colonial-era "primitives" and compares the methods and...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, cloth dying, needlework, art
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 27, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted by Kelly Feltault with Robert Mollock near Elliot's Island, MD. In this interview, Robert discusses trapping, hunting, and farming traditions from this section of the eastern shore. He describes his history with trapping, beginning with hunting trips with his father, and the role of the tide in the placement of his many traps, hoping to trap muskrats, raccoons, and nutria; a dangerous large rodent. He describes the process of working in the fur and meat trade and...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, Elliot's Island (md.), trapping, hunting, farming, muskrat trapping,...
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Salisbury University Libraries, Nabb Research Center
Apr 27, 2020 Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Delmarva Folklife Project
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This interview was conducted by Kelly Feltault with Edith and Sam Maddox in Tyaskin, MD. In this interview, they talk about their life and the changes they've seen in the area over time. They begin by speaking about the cultural importance of sassafras root and how they make sassafras tea and other home remedies. Edith talks about her younger life in Whitehaven, remembering the work that people did including "tonging" in the winter and working in canneries in the summer. She also...
Topics: Delmarva Folklife Project, Tyaskin (md.), water work, watermen, female watermen, World War II
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped lecture by Barbara Moore. She taught the class 'Settling the Eastern Sierras' in Mammoth Lakes, CA from 1991 - 1999. She taught 9 classes each year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Land settlement, Eastern Sierra (Calif.)
Source: Audio cassette: 2 Tapes of 2
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Taped Interview with Mark Whitehead from te Mammoth Museum collection. For additional information see California Revealed .
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Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Tape by Barbara Moore. She give auto/bus docent led tours in the 1980's in the Eastern Sierra, and taught a class entitled 'Settling the Eastern Sierra' from 1991 to 1997. For additional information see California Revealed .
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Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 Moore, Barbara
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Tape by Barbara Moore. She give auto/bus docent led tours in the 1980's in the Eastern Sierra, and taught a class entitled 'Settling the Eastern Sierra' from 1991 to 1997. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
Apr 27, 2020 McNeil, Rusty; McNeil, Keith
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Moving West Keith and Rusty McNeil For additional information see California Revealed .
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