Interview with Monica Wood

Michael G. Hillard, University of Southern Maine

Ms. Wood is author of the best selling memoir "When We Were the Kennedys." Remembers growing up in 1950s and 1960s when Oxford, Paper was at its apogee. Observations include the domination by the mill of community life, major strikes at the mill, and the decline of the industry. Eloquent on the meaning of the paper industry to Maine communities.


Life in Oxford/Mexico as a relative (father, brothers) of paperworkers