Interview with Louie Cole

Description

Louie Cole talks about working on his father's farm in Chenango Forks, attending the Union School, his election to Highway Superintendent for the Town of Chenango, the practices and equipment used during that time, as well as the people he worked with, roads built and various advents of the time, such as 'Get the Farmers Out of the Mud' project and the first power shovel.

Rights

This audio file and digital image may only be used for educational purposes. Please cite as: Broome County Oral History Project, Special Collections, Binghamton University Libraries, Binghamton University, State University of New York. For usage beyond fair use please contact the Binghamton University Libraries Special Collections for more information.

Streaming Audio

Date of Interview

1978-07-25

Interviewer

Wood, Wanda

Interviewee

Cole, Louie

Duration

47:28 Minutes

Date of Digitization

2016-03-27

Collection

Broome County Oral History Project

Subject LCSH

Castle Creek (N.Y.); Highway Superintendent; Chenango Forks School

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Citation

“Interview with Louie Cole
,” Digital Collections, accessed May 12, 2021, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/501.

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