Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Snow, Reginald

Title:
  • Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Snow, Reginald
Creator:
  • Snow, Reginald, Interviewee
  • Masters, David, Interviewer
Description:
  • 2 sound files, digital, MPEG3 file
  • The following names and terms were used in this interview: Upper Whitehead, Nova Scotia, Break a watch, Pat McHugh, Beam trawling, Sis and sis, Grimsby boats, Atlantic Fisherman's Union.
  • Linda Brayton and David Masters, principal oral historians; Interviewer(s):David Masters (6/8/1978).
  • TRACKS:Born June 20, 1898 in Upper Whitehead, Nova Scotia -- Hard times in Nova Scotia -- Done every kind of fishing -- Unionization - the six and six - six hours below and six hours on deck -- Canada and the U. S. - fishing and the 200 mile limit -- Fighting down the wharf -- Skippering -- Trouble on the high seas -- Storms and swells -- Fellow mates aboard ship over the years -- It is the feeling of movement on the seas that made him go to sea. I couldn't live ashore -- I'd rather Gloucester.
  • Originally issued on sound cassettes and transferred to compact discs.
  • Originally issued on sound cassettes and transferred to compact discs.
Date:
  • 06-08-1978
Subject:
Coverage:
Contributor:
Publisher:
  • [Gloucester, Mass] : Sawyer Free Library

Citation

Snow, Reginald, Interviewee and Masters, David, Interviewer, “Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Snow, Reginald,” NOBLE Digital Heritage, accessed November 18, 2019, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/noble/items/show/1073.

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