Interview with Sam Hough

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Title
Interview with Sam Hough
Contributors
Landau, Elizabeth (interviewer)
Hough, Sam (interviewee)
Date Created
2011-10-28
Abstract
Oral history interview with Sam Hough about the Mashapaug Pond community, Providence, R.I. Sam Hough, professional appraiser, describes his effort to save Historic Gorham materials from destruction, and his work conducting the inventory of the Gorham archive, housed in the special collections of Brown Univ. Library. Hough, an expert on silversmithing and the history of Gorham, proves to be a trove of technical information, historical perspective, anecdote and humor.
Notes
This oral history was conducted by a Brown University student in Anne Valk and Holly Ewald's fall 2011 course "Oral History and Community Memory".
Extent
1 sound recording + 1 PDF

Citation

"Interview with Sam Hough" (2011). Mashapaug Pond. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library. https://repository.library.brown.edu/studio/item/bdr:321108/

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    Mashapaug Pond and Reservoir Triangle Collection This collection contains oral history interviews, images, and research materials gathered by Brown University students. The project seeks to uncover personal stories related to the natural, social, and cultural history of Mashapaug Pond (Providence ...

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