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Title Oral History of Marie Moraes Filippi
Collection Oral History
Scope & Content Marie Filippi is the daughter of Roque Moraes, one of the original Portuguese dairy farmers from the Azores who started and ran the numerous dairies in and around Mill Valley. The Moraes dairy farm was on the area now known as Enchanted Knolls. In this oral history, Marie recounts the development of the dairies in southern Marin and her father's involvement. Marie also provides insight into the Portuguese community culture in Southern Marin and her involvement in the Irmandade do Divino Espírito Santo e Santíssima Trindade (IDESST) in Sausalito.

Editor's note: The recording for this oral history is not available.
Audio and Transcript Click here to read the transcript.
Dates of Creation 1983-08-15

Narrator's name Filippi, Marie
Interviewer Soeten, Harlan
Extent and Medium Transcript: 8pp
Search Terms Azevedo Dairy
Bernard, John
Brazil Ranch
Brazil, Manuel
Brazil, Tony
Catholic churches
Cunha ranch
Dairies and livestock raising
Dairy farming
Dias, Jim
Enchanted Knolls
Filippi, Janet
Filippi, Walter
Freitas Dairy
Marin Dell Milk Company
Moraes, Roque
Pimental ranch
Silva, Mae
Object ID 1989.018.001
Object Name Recording
Copyrights Transcript and recording copyright Mill Valley Public Library, 1983. 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.