Matanzas Voices | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Matanzas Voices

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    Principal Investigator:
    Anna Hamilton
  • Matanzas Voices is a multimedia oral history initiative documenting life and work on northeast Florida’s Matanzas River, whose estuary stretches approximately twenty-three miles southward from the St. Augustine Inlet to seven miles south of the Matanzas Inlet in Flagler County. For more information, visit: matanzasvoices.com.

Interviewee Description Interviewer Date of Interview Location of Interview Affiliation Collection
Gordon Wilson

Gordon "Gordie" Wilson is the superintendent of Castillo de San Marcos and Fort Matanzas national monuments in St. Augustine, Florida.

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Frankie Pacetti

Frankie Pacetti talks about commercial shellfishing in St. Augustine, Florida.

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Hugh Mercer

Hugh Mercer talks about Holmer fish farm in St. Augustine, Florida.

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Marian Kimrey

Marian Kimrey is a retired teacher and Summer Haven resident, who worked in her family-owned Matanzas Inlet Restaurant.

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Philip Cubbedge

Philip Cubbedge talks about the Matanzas River Clam Farm.

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Voices Oral History Archives does not  edit or verify  the accuracy of materials submitted to us. These interviews are presented as part of the historical record.  The opinions expressed in the interviews are those of the interviewee only.

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