Roraback Oral History Cover sheet:
Interviewee:Barbara Marks Roraback
Place of interview:20 Grove Street, Salisbury, Ct.
Date:May 3, 2013
Summary of talk: Family background, born at home, Dr. Peterson, school teachers, neighborhood play areas, Grove St. School, the Grove, Salisbury Knife Handle factory, picture “They made Knife Handles”. Salisbury Visiting Nurses, Whit beck’s Pharmacy, ”Round House”, House of Herbs, Beehive, the Patch, the swinging bridge, the watering kettle, the Jigger Shop, hanging rock, roaring oaks, churches, people of Salisbury: Jakey Holder, Lila Nash, Fran LeMoyne, Judge Don Warner, Cock Robin, and Emily & Agnes Fowler.
Property of the Oral History Project: the Salisbury Association at the Scoville Memorial Library, Salisbury, Ct. 06068