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Hilda Libby Ives Palmer, interviewed by Didi Stockly

 Series

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

A series of 51 interviews about the history of Portland, Maine with index and partial and full transcripts. The Victoria Society, fall 1992. Interviews concerning life in Portland during the 1930s to the 1940s, most interviewees are 75 years old or older.

Dates

  • 1984-1988
  • 1992

Creator

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Extent

From the Collection: 36 items

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Abstract

NA3144 Hilda Libby Ives Palmer, interviewed by Didi Stockly, March 22, 1984, Cumberland Center, Maine. Palmer, born May 29th, 1909, recalls growing up in Portland, Community Chest (United Fund); Carrol Street School; Butler School; Waynflete Academy and Dobbs and Wheelock; Sebago; Portland vaudeville. Text:15 pp. index, partial transcript, partial written notes. Recording: C 1011 90 minutes.

Repository Details

Part of the Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History Repository

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