Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Norton, Frederick (Dr.)

Title:
  • Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Norton, Frederick (Dr.)
Creator:
  • Norton, Frederick (Dr.), Interviewee
  • Brayton, Linda, Interviewer
Description:
  • 1 sound file, digital, MPEG3 file
  • The following names and terms were used in this interview: NACA, Langley Field, Experimental, Development Project, Plasticene, Babcock and Wilcox, David Dennison, Parian.
  • Linda Brayton and David Masters, principal oral historians; Interviewer:Linda Brayton(4/25/1978).
  • TRACKS:1. Dr. Norton's background in physics and ceramics, training at M.I.T., consulting work -- 2. Ceramics, sculpture, especially with children as subjects -- 3. The Norton home, the old Dennison homestead, the community of Lanesville -- 4. Books written by Dr. Norton, feelings about Gloucester -- 5. Gloucester Conservation Commission, purchase of Lane's Cove breakwater, need to rebuild after blizzard of '78 -- 6. Norton's forest, comments on schools.
  • Originally issued on sound cassettes and transferred to compact discs.
  • Originally issued on sound cassettes and transferred to compact discs.
Date:
  • 04-25-1978
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Contributor:
Publisher:
  • [Gloucester, Mass] : Sawyer Free Library

Citation

Norton, Frederick (Dr.), Interviewee and Brayton, Linda, Interviewer, “Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Norton, Frederick (Dr.),” NOBLE Digital Heritage, accessed November 18, 2019, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/noble/items/show/973.

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