Guide to the Androscoggin River oral history collection, 2006 | AROH

Summary Information

Repository
Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library
Creator
Pfeiffer, Mariah
Title
Androscoggin River oral history collection
ID
AROH
Date
2006
Extent
1.0 manuscript box
Language
English
Abstract
A collection of 14 oral histories about the social and political effects of economic change in the Androscoggin River Valley.

Preferred Citation

Androscoggin River oral history collection, Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College.

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Scope and Content Note

In 2007, Bates College student Mariah Pfeiffer wrote Visions and the Valley: A Reconstructed History of the Androscoggin River and its Industrial Communities, a senior Honors Thesis on the social and political effects of economic change in the Androscoggin River Valley. Pfeiffer conducted over a dozen oral histories in the summer of 2006 for her thesis. She conducted the oral histories in Berlin, New Hampshire; Lewiston, Maine; Rumford, Maine and surrounding towns along the River. She donated 14 of her oral histories to the Muskie Archives in the summer of 2007; these interviews form the Androscoggin River Oral History Collection.

Organization and Arrangement

Alphabetical by interviewee.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

 Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

70 Campus Avenue
Lewiston, Maine, 04240
207-786-6354
muskie@bates.edu

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.

Acquisition and Custody Information

Gift of Mariah Pfeiffer, 2007. Accession No.: 07-025.

Alternative Formats Available

Transcripts available for all interviews.

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • Androscoggin River (N.H. and Me.)

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Collection Inventory

Box

Errol Additon interview 2006 July 23   1.0 tape

Don Barker interview 2006 July 26   1.0 tape

Normand Charest interview 2006 10 July   1.0 tape

Raymond and Hildreth Danforth interview 2006 July 13   2.0 tapes

Wendell Easter interview 2006 December 8   1.0 tape

Lucien Gosselin interview 2006 July 31   1.0 tape

Margaret Guild interview 2006 July 19   1.0 tape

Judy Marden interview 2006 June 29   1.0 tape

Don Nicoll interview 2006 August 01   1.0 tape

Birger Nottestad interview 2006 July 11   1.0 tape

Teresa Riley interview 2006 August 07   1.0 tape

Paul Tardiff interview 2006 July 11   1.0 tape

Robert Treamer interview 2006   1.0 tape

Neil Ward interview 2006