Newfane/Brookline Community Memory

Interview with Phyllis Lustig

Item

Source

Title

Interview with Phyllis Lustig

Description

Interview with Phyllis Lustig, who was a camp counselor and swim instructor at Hobby Hill Camp in 1954 and 1955. Phyllis discusses daily life at the camp, what the physical layout was like, and how the counselors would walk down to Newfane Village or drive into Brattleboro on their day off. She discusses Billy Flint, who ran the camp, and the Schenectady, NY and Newfane, VT connection. Phyllis is interviewed by Erica Walch, the current owner of Hobby Hill.

Date

January 31, 2021

Creator

Erica Walch

Interviewee

Phyllis Lustig

Interviewer

Erica Walch

Location

Via Zoom

Collection

Citation

Erica Walch, “Interview with Phyllis Lustig,” Newfane/Brookline Community Memory, accessed June 23, 2021, https://communitymemory.moorefreelibrary.org/items/show/48.