Newfane/Brookline Community Memory

Interview with Merton Coleman #5

Item

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Title

Interview with Merton Coleman #5

Description

Merton describes in further detail the operations of Timson's and Phillips' steam saw mills in Williamsville and South Newfane around 1929. Merton would have been around 18 or 19 years old, and it was the first work he had off the family farm in Rawsonville.

Date

2004

Creator

Laura Wallingford-Bacon

Media Player

Interviewee

Merton Coleman

Interviewer

Laura Wallingford-Bacon and Castle Freeman

Location

Williamsville

Collection

Citation

Laura Wallingford-Bacon, “Interview with Merton Coleman #5,” Newfane/Brookline Community Memory, accessed May 18, 2021, http://communitymemory.moorefreelibrary.org/items/show/106.