Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Feidt, Thorpe


Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Feidt, Thorpe


Feidt, Thorpe Interviewee.;Gibson, Gregory Interviewer.


[Gloucester, Mass] : Sawyer Free Library




1 sound file, digital, MPEG3 file

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OH 85 Part 1

Linda Brayton and David Masters, principal oral historians.;Interviewer(s):Gregory Gibson(7/11/1978).

TRACKS:Feidt first learns of Olson through his writings -- In a way his writing was really my education -- Meetings with Olson and their effect -- Olson's Vision -- Feidt's move to Gloucester, film based on Maximus Poems -- Olson's presence in Gloucester -- Talks with Olson -- Genius -- He had completely prepared himself for his life -- Olson's movement.

The following names and terms were used in this interview: Dan cooper, Black Mountain College, Corinth Books, Call me Ishmael, The Distances, Maximus poems, Robert Hellman, The Fort, Fort Square, Olson Journal.

Originally issued on sound cassettes and transferred to compact discs.


Olson, Charles 1910-1970.; Oral history -- Massachusetts -- Cape Ann.

Ann, Cape (Mass.) -- History -- Anecdotes.;Ann, Cape (Mass.) -- Social life and customs.

Collection :

Gloucester Oral History Collection

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Citation :

Feidt, Thorpe Interviewee.;Gibson, Gregory Interviewer., "Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Feidt, Thorpe," in NOBLE Digital Heritage, Item #7688, (accessed August 17, 2017).