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Narrator's name Frank Towsley
Catalog Number 2006.700.0071
Collection Oral History Collection
Source Oral History Committee
Object Name Transcript
Date 2000
Year Range from 1859
Year Range to 2000
Creator The Midland County Historical Society
Scope & Content Oral History: Frank Towsley
Age at Time of Interview: 81

Year Range: 1859-2000
Topics:
The Great Depression
Sanford Lake ice blocks for ice houses 1930s
Polystyrene development at Dow Chemical
Radiation labs and development of radar
Building bikes
Handi-wrap
Archaeological digs at Chippewa Nature Center

File contains:
compy of memorandum to radiation lab members of MIT, 1945
Frank Towsley certificate (copy) of appreciation from the office of Scientific R and D, Washington D.C.

People:
Samual Sias
Mahlon Moore
Mel Chamberlin - teacher
Wilbur Towsley - doctor
Subjects Depressions
Archaeology
Search Terms Organization, Chippewa Nature Center
Event, Great Depression
City, Sanford
Industry, Dow Chemical Company
People Towsley, Frank A.
Existence of copies
Interviewer Chuck Lentz
Interview date 2000-06-09