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Author Talk-Beside the Still Waters - Shared screen with speaker view
Paula from Russell
01:04:13
Question
Fred Gosiewski
01:05:11
Any idea of how many people were displaced? Was there any organized protest (or were times just different then)?
Donna
01:09:41
Were they compensated for their land?
Paula from Russell
01:10:24
So interesting over 7,000 graves had to be moved
Fred Gosiewski
01:12:49
Just uploaded a picture of North Dana post office; hope you can see it. Fred.
Anne Ely
01:14:32
My parents and 2 siblings lived in Enfield, but I was born 2 years to late, so never had the pleasure. Spend lots of time in Quabbin now.
Paula from Russell
01:14:36
Were all properties photographed as in the book, and are they preserved?
Sarah Jasinski - MENTOR National (she/her/hers)
01:16:26
In your research did you discover any stories of land speculators who may have gambled on land acquisitions if the Quabbin had not been created?
Sarah Jasinski - MENTOR National (she/her/hers)
01:19:06
Thank you so much
Anne Ely
01:19:20
The Friends of Quabbin website www.friendsofquabbin.org
Paula from Russell
01:19:22
Yes, thank you!
Anne Ely
01:20:35
Sorry, sent that before it was finished. Their Newsletter Quabbin Voices has a lot of information.
Sarah Jasinski - MENTOR National (she/her/hers)
01:21:28
We spend a lot of time on the water on Quabbin and it never ceases to amaze us what used to be underneath