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Lake Champlain Project Collection--VFC1993-0001

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Identifier
VFC.1993.0001 (local)
Date
1993 - 1994 (Bulk dates)
Creator and/or Contributor
Gregory Sharrow (creator), George Edwards (creator)
Scope and Content Note

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of approximately 30 interviews that build off research conducted ten years earlier by Jane Beck through the Legacy of the Lake Project. VFC Folklorist Gregory Sharrow revisited Lake Champlain to explore the waterway's place in the culture of the region, and its economic and recreational impact on Vermont, New York and southern Qu├ębec. These interviews took place between 1993-1994

Extent
8 (sound cassette (C-90) : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo)
40 (sound cassette (C-60) : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo)
2 (sound cassette (DAT) (124 min.): digital)
Language
English (Languages)
Other Subject Headings
Family life on canal boats -- Lake Champlain -- 20th century (Local)
Boatbuilding -- Vermont -- 20th century (Local)
Freight and Freightage -- Lake Champlain -- 20th century (Local)
Locks (Hydraulic engineering) -- Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) (Local)
Ice fishing -- Vermont (Local)
Geographic Coverage
Vermont (state) (Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names)
New York (state) (Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names)
Quebec (province) (Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names)
Related Entities:
Gregory Sharrow (creator)
George Edwards (creator)