Oral History Interview with Daphne Townsend

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Title

Oral History Interview with Daphne Townsend

Description

Elaine Hogan and Daphne Townsend have both volunteered at Drumthwacket. The pair discusses their positive experiences providing educational tours to children and adults. They share information about how the families of previous owners have donated items over the years, as well as remembrances of the exhibit “Lincoln & Olden: The President & Governor.” Additionally, they discuss the history of the house and grounds, including extensive historical information about the contents of the house and the lives of the governors who have lived there over time.

Creator

Voices of Princeton Project

Date

2018 July 17

Rights

This interview is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 Unported License. The interviewee retains copyright.

Language

English

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewee

Daphne Townsend

Interviewer

Elaine Hogan

Facilitator

Jacquelyn Pillsbury

Location

Princeton Public Library, 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542

Original Format

1 WAV audio file

Time Summary

58:23

Citation

Voices of Princeton Project, “Oral History Interview with Daphne Townsend,” accessed October 21, 2018, http://voicesofprinceton.org/items/show/13.