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  • Rhea Saul Adler (1906-1990) oral history
        Interview of Rhea Adler by Regina Fleischer at 401 3rd Street, Wilmette, IL, in 1985.
      Interview of Rhea Adler by Regina Fleischer at 401 3rd Street, Wilmette, ...
  • Elizabeth Fitch (1899-1986) oral history
        Interview with Elizabeth Fitch by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, in 1984. ABSTRACT: Early history of both parental backgrounds prior to Wilmette in 1906 Childhood and schooling in Wilmette, New Trier, Wellesley and nursing degree at Walter Reed Hospital, Washington, D.C. Summer spent in Labrador and Newfoundland with Grenfell Expedition ...
      Interview with Elizabeth Fitch by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, in 1984. ...
  • Robert A. Harper (1910-2007) oral history
        Interview with Robert A. Harper by Rhea Adler in Wilmette on March 11, 1982. Abstract: Born and has lived in Wilmette his entire life - son of Dora and J. Robb Harper, Superintendent of Wilmette Schools 1908-1942 Life of his father - one of four children on Ohio farm - ...
      Interview with Robert A. Harper by Rhea Adler in Wilmette on March ...
  • Benjamin Kartman (1901-1991) oral history
        Interview with Ben Kartman by Rhea Saul Adler on March 4, 1982 at 208 Golf Terrace, Wilmette, Illinois. ABSTRACT: Early years in Wilmette — three residences Two sons — University of Iowa — University of Illinois Years at University of Illinois — Editor of Illinois Daily — preceded by (“Scotty”) ...
      Interview with Ben Kartman by Rhea Saul Adler on March 4, 1982 ...
  • Joseph Fleischer oral history
        Interview with Joseph Fleischer by Regina Fleischer in Wilmette, Illinois, in March 1982. ABSTRACT: • Name and location of present home - birthplace and life in Albany Park area - Chicago • Joined U.S. Navy in July, 1943 - training received at Farragut, Idaho — 30 day leave before entering ...
      Interview with Joseph Fleischer by Regina Fleischer in Wilmette, Illinois, in March ...
  • Margaret Dingee McClure (1900-1996) oral history
        Interview with Margaret Dingee McClure by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, October, 1981. ABSTRACT: Early years, homes, schools New Trier High School years, subjects, teachers Social life - Carnegie Library - Annie Long, librarian - Musically educated -- moved to Highland Park several years after marriage to Lawrence McClure Ravinia ...
      Interview with Margaret Dingee McClure by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, October, ...
  • Regina Fleischer (1928- ) oral history
        ABSTRACT Interviewee: Regina Fleischer Interviewer: Rhea Adler Date of interview: Spring, 1981 • Length of time in Wilmette • Birth in Bydgoszcz (Poland) - Germany - Life 1928-1933 – An only child - Father in wholesale leather business – Anti-Semitism forced move to Warsaw • Explanation of Hasidic Jews -- ...
      ABSTRACT Interviewee: Regina Fleischer Interviewer: Rhea Adler Date of interview: Spring, 1981 ...
  • David Clark Leach, Jr. (1925-2000) oral history
        Interview with David C. Leach, Jr. by Briggs Maselli in Wilmette, Illinois, on the subject of the history of transportation in Wilmette.
      Interview with David C. Leach, Jr. by Briggs Maselli in Wilmette, Illinois, ...
  • Frederick William Waidner (1909-1989) oral history
        Interview with Frederick Waidner by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois on December 6, 1979.
      Interview with Frederick Waidner by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois on December ...
  • Mathilda Marie Kempe (1895-1981) oral history
        Interview with Mathilda Marie Kempe by Briggs Maselli on November 4, 1979 at 418 Ridge Road, Wilmette, Illinois. Abstract: Born on Ridge Road across the street Father Otto L. Kempe came via New York, Niles to Wilmette — was a shoemaker from Saxony - came as a young man in ...
      Interview with Mathilda Marie Kempe by Briggs Maselli on November 4, 1979 ...
  • Rose Braun Chilcott (1902-1981) oral history
        Interview of Rose Braun Chilcott by Briggs Maselli in Wilmette, Illinois, 1979. Abstract: Truck farming at Illinois Rd. and Lake Ave. Travel to South Water St. market, 1867-1942 Occupations of 11 Braun siblings Household tasks Gross Point Band Chicago Fire Family activities Schools described
      Interview of Rose Braun Chilcott by Briggs Maselli in Wilmette, Illinois, 1979. ...
  • Elizabeth Brown Brooks (1901-1994) oral history
        Interview with Elizabeth Brown Brooks by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, Spring, 1979. ABSTRACT: · Grandparents— Crocker, 1892/ Brown, 1868 · Early childhood- schools- churches · Dedication of Sanitary District Canal and creation of (Washington) Gillson Park from dredgings · New Trier faculty- 1914-1918; activities · Village businesses: Smith’s Grocery; ...
      Interview with Elizabeth Brown Brooks by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, Spring, ...
  • Albert J. Braun (1911-1991) oral history
        Interview with Albert J. Braun by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, on October 15, 1978. ABSTRACT Interviewee: Albert J. Braun Interviewer: Rhea Adler Date of Interview: October, 1978 Account of Braun family, six boys and three girls Farm of 25-30 acres — Truck gardens — Randolph Street Market and South ...
      Interview with Albert J. Braun by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, on ...
  • Rev. Lawrence W. Wick (1940- ) oral history
        Interview of Rev. Lawrence Wick, pastor of Wilmette Lutheran Church, by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, in April 1978. Describes the history of the church from a Swedish congregation. ABSTRACT: Pastor - Wilmette Lutheran Church - Third parish served — Family and community participation — Home—owner Educational background — Sears ...
      Interview of Rev. Lawrence Wick, pastor of Wilmette Lutheran Church, by Rhea ...
  • League of Women Voters of Wilmette
        Note about this transcription: Transcription of a recorded conversation about the history of the League of Women Voters of Wilmette probably done sometime in 1978. Most speakers in this interview are unidentified. We have done our best to distinguish individual speakers, but in many cases, this transcript reflects only our ...
      Note about this transcription: Transcription of a recorded conversation about the history ...
  • C. Herbert Jones (1889-1987) oral history
        Interview with C. Herbert Jones by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, on June 25, 1977. ABSTRACT: Early life in Philadelphia Move to Evanston High school and college years Graduate school Half century of engineering school Northwestern University Chattaqua Romance Miami Military Institute World War I years Marriage Homesteading in Montana ...
      Interview with C. Herbert Jones by Rhea Adler in Wilmette, Illinois, on ...
  • W. Henry Huffman (1911-1997) oral history
        Interview with Henry Huffman by Briggs Maselli in Wilmette, Illinois, on January 24, 1977. Abstract: Wilmette 1918 Tornado 1920 New Trier High School Northwestern Railroad history Purdue Engineering School Christmas parties of Mrs. Huffman
      Interview with Henry Huffman by Briggs Maselli in Wilmette, Illinois, on January ...
  • Frances A. Goodhue (1886-1983) oral history
        Interview with Frances Goodhue by Rhea Saul Adler about 1977 in Wilmette, Illinois. Transcribed by Karen Miller, June 2009.
      Interview with Frances Goodhue by Rhea Saul Adler about 1977 in Wilmette, ...
  • Jean Ten Broeck (1896-1996) oral history
        Interview with Jean Ten Broeck by Rhea Adler in the Spring, 1977 in Wilmette, Illinois. ABSTRACT: Name and present home, previous, place of residence prior to coming to Wilmette after World War I Interviewed by Lloyd Hollister for a job with Hollister Press began work April 4, 1923 Description of ...
      Interview with Jean Ten Broeck by Rhea Adler in the Spring, 1977 ...
  • Robert D. Hall (1914- ) and Alice Freeman Hall (1916-) oral history
        Interview with Robert D. Hall and Alice Freeman Hall by Rhea Adler in Wilmette in winter 1977. Abstract: • His childhood in Zion, Illinois - Description of the community founded for religious reasons by Mr. Dowie • Wilbur Glenn Voliva and radio station WCBD • Hall family from Vermont to ...
      Interview with Robert D. Hall and Alice Freeman Hall by Rhea Adler ...
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