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Constance Spinney oral history with Leona Sperry Edit




  • 1986 (Creation)
  • Date acquired: 1991-03 (Other)


  • .10 Cubic Feet (Whole)
    1 audio cassette

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  • Scope and Contents

    Tape-recorded oral history interview with Leona Sperry of Washburn, Maine submitted for a course at the University of Maine at Fort Kent in Fall 1986. In the interview, Sperry discusses many topics, including making and dyeing textiles, caring for the sick, school, farm life, bootlegging, funerals, lumber work, and baking.
  • Language of Materials

    Collection materials are in English.
  • Technical Access Requirements

    An audiocassette player is required to access this collection.
  • Restrictions

    No restrictions on access.
  • Copyright

    Copyright has been assigned to the Acadian Archives/Archives acadiennes. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Acadian Archives/Archives acadiennes
  • Preferred Citation

    Constance Spinney oral history with Leona Sperry, MCC-00053,  Acadian Archives/Archives acadiennes, University of Maine at Fort Kent.
  • Source of Acquisition

    Material was acquired from Roger Paradis
  • Custodial History

    Submitted for a course with Roger Paradis at the University of Maine at Fort Kent in Fall 1986.  Brought to the Acadian Archives/Archive acadiennes by Prof. Paradis in March 1991. Creator signed Deed of Gift on April 6, 1992.

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