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St. Mary's College of Maryland

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    • Agnes Bean : oral history interviews

    • Bean, Agnes, 1927- ; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Cedar Point (Saint Mary's County, Md.); Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Bean, Philip J., 1891-1981
    • Agnes Bean (nee Cullison) grew up on Susquehanna Farm at Cedar Point, St. Mary's County, Maryland, where her father was assistant farm manager. Her family was displaced when the U.S. Navy arrived to build the naval air station at Patuxent River in...
    • 1991-02-19; 1991-03-01
    • Agnes Evans : oral history interviews

    • Evans, Agnes, 1914-2008; Saint George Island (Md.) -- 20th century; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County
    • Born in 1914, Agnes Evans moved with her family to St. George Island, St. Mary's County, Maryland. In these interviews, she discusses life on the island. Topics include: her childhood and family, the house where she grew up, heaters, games, changes...
    • 1996-11-09; 1996-11-17
    • Agnes Geneva Blackwell : oral history interview

    • Blackwell, Agnes Geneva, 1918- ; African Americans -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Education -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County
    • Agnes Geneva Blackwell (nee Chase) was born in 1918 and spent her entire life in St. Marys County, Maryland. Here she discusses her brothers and sisters, St. Francis elementary school, St. Nicholas church, growing food on a farm and preserving food...
    • 1996-11-04
    • Agnes Genevieve Carter : oral history interview

    • Carter, Agnes Genevieve; African Americans -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County
    • Agnes Carter of St. Marys County, Maryland, she discusses sharecropping, how Father Cavanaugh helped poor people get homes through the St. Josephs Project, and the living conditions in the homes.
    • 2006-03-03
    • Alan Paskow and Jacqueline Paskow : oral history interview

    • Paskow, Alan, 1939-2011; Paskow, Jacqueline, 1941- ; St. Mary's College of Maryland
    • Alan and Jackie Paskow came to St. Mary's in 1981 and taught, respectively, philosophy and foreign languages until their 2007 retirements. Here they talk about their first impressions of St. Mary's, their decades spent as members of the faculty,...
    • 2009-11-06
    • Albert Tynan Poe : oral history interviews

    • Poe, Albert Tynan, 1925- ; Oysters -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Fishing -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Saint George Island (Md.) -- 20th century
    • Tynan Poe of St. George Island, St. Mary's County, Maryland, discusses life on the Island. Topics include fishing, crabbing, oystering, relationships between watermen, and family life.
    • 2003-11-14; 2003-12-14
    • Albertine Thomas Lancaster : oral history interview

    • Lancaster, Albertine Thomas, 1924-2007; African Americans -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Saint Mary's County (Md.) -- Race relations
    • Albertine Lancaster (nee Thomas) was born and raised in New York and moved to St. Marys County, Maryland, in 1971, where she worked for the Department of Social Services. She also served on the state Board of Education. Interview topics include:...
    • 2000-05-20
    • Alice Quade : oral history interviews

    • Quade, Alice; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; General stores -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County
    • Alice Quade of St. Mary's County, Maryland, discusses lessons learned from her mother, owning Quade's Store in Bushwood, which she and her husband opened in 1939, crabcakes and other food, Hurricane Hazel in 1954, and steamboats.
    • 2001-03-28; 2004-04-30
    • Alice Rebecca Bennett : oral history interview (1991)

    • Bennett, Alice Rebecca, 1915- ; African Americans -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Education -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Saint Mary's County (Md.)...
    • Raised by her aunt and uncle, Alice Bennett (nee Biscoe) grew up on a farm on the water in Dameron, St. Mary's County, Maryland. In this interview she discusses going to school at St. Peter Claver, childhood games and chores, how her grandfather...
    • 1991-08-01
    • Alice Rebecca Bennett : oral history interview (1996)

    • Bennett, Alice Rebecca, 1915- ; African Americans -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County
    • Alice Rebecca Bennett (nee Biscoe) was born in 1915 and grew up on a farm on St. Jeromes Neck in St. Marys County, Maryland. Topics include: living on the farm, eating seafood, walking nine miles to St. Peter Claver school, health care, home...
    • 1996-09-05
    • Alice Rebecca Bennett : oral history interviews

    • Bennett, Alice Rebecca, 1915- ; African Americans -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Saint Mary's County (Md.) -- Race relations; Saint Mary's County (Md.) -- Religion
    • A long-time resident of Ridge, St. Mary's County, Maryland, Alice Bennett has become known as a town historian and for her extensive photography of the area. During these interviews, Mrs. Bennett discusses her family and local history. Topics...
    • 2002-04-01; 2003-02-12; 2003-03-08
    • Alice Taylor : oral history interviews (1986)

    • Taylor, Alice, 1918-2009; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; St. Mary's Female Seminary-Junior College; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Naval Air Station Patuxent River (Md.)
    • Alice Taylor (nee Cullison) talks about her life in St. Mary's County, Maryland. Growing up in Ridge, her parents ran a boarding house. She attended St. Mary's Female Seminary in the 1930s; she got involved in politics and became the first woman to...
    • 1986-04-22; 1986-06-03
    • Alice Taylor : oral history interviews (1996)

    • Taylor, Alice, 1918-2009; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; General stores -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County
    • A lifelong resident of Wynne, St. Mary's County, Maryland, Alice Taylor (nee Cullison) discusses steamboats and wharves, a rumrunner called the Wild Rose, the seafood processing business, and the Potomac Store Company. This interview was part of...
    • 1995-11-17; 1995-12-04
    • Alice Thomas : oral history interview

    • Thomas, Alice, 1918- ; African Americans -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Saint Mary's County (Md.) -- Race relations; Saint Mary's County (Md.) --...
    • A life-long resident of Avenue, St. Mary's County, Maryland, Alice Thomas (nee Carter) discusses in this interview: her childhood, her waterman father, riding on steamboats, the Sacred Heart Society Hall, religion, and race relations.
    • 2003-11-01
    • Allan Hovland : oral history interview

    • Hovland, Allan K., 1946- ; St. Mary's College of Maryland
    • Dr. Allan Hovland, Associate Professor of Chemistry, discusses his memories of teaching in Anne Arundel Hall from his arrival at St. Mary's College of Maryland in 1982 until the chemistry department moved to the new Schaefer Hall in 1993. He...
    • 1/24/2011
    • Alma Gatton : oral history interviews

    • Gatton, Alma, 1912-1998; Midwifery -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Education -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; General stores -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Point Lookout (Md.)
    • Alma Gatton discusses her life spent in southern St. Mary's County, Maryland. Topics include: growing up in rural Scotland, hog butchering, canning food, working at the post office in Ridge, schools she attended, local stores, class and race...
    • 1986-02-08; 1986-04-10
    • Angela Marie Maddox : oral history interview

    • Maddox, Angela Marie, 1913- ; African Americans -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Saint Mary's County (Md.) -- Race relations
    • Angela Maddox (nee Thomas), a retired nurse, was born in Helen, St. Mary's County, Maryland. Interview topics include: school, sharecropping, home remedies, caring for senior citizens, childhood chores, family life, segregation in church, and the...
    • 1997-04-22
    • Ann E. Thompson : oral history interview

    • Thompson, Ann E., 1915- ; African Americans -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Country life -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Saint Mary's County (Md.) -- Race relations
    • Born and raised in St. Marys County, Maryland, Ann Thompson (nee Lloyd) went to school in New York for a time but returned. Interview topics include: home remedies, reading the Afro American, listening to Grand Ole Opry on the radio, chores,...
    • 1996-12-02
    • Anna Mae Brown : oral history interview

    • Brown, Anna Mae, 1937- ; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; Oysters -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County
    • Anna Mae Brown discusses her personal history in St. Mary's County, Maryland. Topics include: oyster shucking, women shuckers, warehouses, songs and music, and types of oysters.
    • 1994-10-31
    • Anna May Russell : oral history interview

    • Russell, Anna May, 1914-1988; Women -- Maryland -- Saint Mary's County; St. Mary's Seminary-Junior College; St. Mary's College of Maryland;
    • May Russell discusses her family and her own life, including her years as president of St. Mary's College of Maryland (SMCM). She grew up in Maddox, St. Mary's County, Maryland, where her father had a store and a farm. She was educated at Western...
    • 1986-03-16; 1986-03-17; 1986-03-18

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