Listen to Pearle B. Learned talk about growing up in Duane New York at the beginning of the twentieth Century and her father’s employment by Robert Schroeder of Debar Pond NY

Pearle B. Learned 1895-1986; Born in Duane, New York; Growing up in Duane, NY; Father Charles Beyerl who worked for Robert Schroeder of Debar Pond; Description of family home in Duane; Life in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries; Detailed description of the contents of the home in the late 19th Century; Moving to Malone, NY; Living at Schroeder’s estate at Debar Pond; Description of the Schroeder Estate and Castle: Father was Schroeder’s foreman and right hand man; Description of Kempton NY [no longer on a map] and sawmills and businesses; Attending a one room school at Kempton; Attending school in Duane and description of school house etc.;
Attending school in Malone, NY; Attending high school at Franklin Academy; Taking courses to be a teacher; Day to day life in Duane; Food and clothing in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries; More on life in Duane in the early 20th Century; Description of work her father did for Robert Schroeder; Description of holidays and celebrations; Families in Duane;

Mrs. Pearle Learned

28/10/2011

 

Schroeder Castle Debar Pond NY

 

 

Mrs. Pearle  B. Learned

1895-1986

 Teacher – Raised in Duane, NY

 

 

 

Tape 1

 Side 1                                                                                                            

Pearle Learned 1895-1986; Born in Duane, New York; Growing up in Duane, NY; Father Charles Beyerl who worked for Robert Schroeder of Debar Pond; Description of family home in Duane; Life in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries;  Detailed description of the contents of the home in the late 19th Century; Moving to Malone, NY; Living at Schroeder’s estate at Debar Pond; Description of the Schroeder Estate and Castle:  Father was Schroeder’s foreman and right hand man; Description of Kempton NY [no longer on a map] and sawmills and businesses; Attending a one room school at Kempton; Attending school in Duane and description of school house.

Side 2                                                                                                            

Attending school in Malone, NY; Attending high school at Franklin Academy; Taking courses to be a teacher; Day to day life in Duane; Food and clothing in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries; More on life in Duane in the early 20th Century; Description of work her father did for Robert Schroeder; Description of holidays and celebrations; Families in Duane;

  Side 1

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