Interviews

Recording a conversation with elder Avon residents creates a wonderful local history resource. The Avon Preservation & Historical Society has a growing collection of interviews. If you know someone who would be willing to be interviewed about their life in Avon, please let us know through our contact form.

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Selden and Marilyn Chase

March 6, 2015

Selden’s early life, farming practices, and stories about Avon farms: Thompson Farm, Elm Place, Aaron Barber, and Conesus Farm (behind 5 Arch Bridge).
Interviewers: Sharon Knight, Clara Mulligan, Holly Watson, Ellen Zapf

 
 

Harry Beason, George Cullinan and James Steele

2016

 Interviewed as one group by Sharon Knight and Ellen Zapf.

 

Letha and Dr. Ridley, Louis Lee and Charles Rumfola

2016

Letha Ridley was 104 years old when interviewed with her husband, Dr. Ridley, along with Louis Lee and Charles Rumfola.
Interviewed as one group by Sharon Knight and Ellen Zapf.