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Title Oral History of Abby Wasserman
Collection Oral History
Scope & Content Abby Carol Wasserman was born on May 30th, 1941, in Berkeley, CA, and grew up in Mill Valley, attending Old Mill, Park School, Alto Grammar School, and Tamalpais High School. In her oral history, Abby describes in rich detail, her school experiences, Mill Valley friends and neighbors, serving in the Peace Corps in Bogot√°, Colombia, living abroad in England, Honduras, Turkey, and Nigeria, her involvement in theater, and her career path as a teacher, writer, and editor. She recounts the numerous sights and sounds of Mill Valley, as well as its influential residents, many of whom she knew personally.
Audio and Transcript Click here to hear recording Part 1.
Click here to hear recording Part 2.
Click here to hear recording Part 3.
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Dates of Creation 2015-02-11
2015-02-24
2015-03-16
Narrator's name Abby Wasserman
Interviewer Stella Perone
Extent and Medium Transcript: 72pp
Recording Part 1: 02:05:19, Part 2: 01:14:49, Part 3: 01:18:40
Search Terms Actors
Art - Mill Valley
Editing
O'Hanlon, Ann Rice
O'Hanlon, Richard
Teachers
Theatrical productions
Travel
Wasserman, Abby
Wasserman, Richard
Writers
Object ID 2016.006.001
Object Name Recording
Copyrights Transcript and recording copyright Mill Valley Public Library, 2015. Materials are made available for research purposes only; all rights are reserved to the Mill Valley Public Library. Requests for permission to quote for publication or for any other usage must be obtained from the Library.