Voices from Arcadia's Past

Here people from the Arcadia area provide a personal perspective of family, events, and life in an earlier time.

The History of the Sorrenson Station
an interview with Mary Alice Grossnickle

Some Memories of Sorrenson Station
by Mary Alice Grossnickle

A Speech Requesting Appropriations for the Arcadia Channel
by Charles Starke

A New Deal: Introduction to the 1933 Furniture Catalog
by Charles Starke

The Wareham General Merchandise Store
by Margaret Wareham Ware

Early American Settlers
by Kate Matteson

Excerpts from My Memoirs
by Ruth Starke Burkhead

My Story
by Gladys Frederick Brown

Recollections of My Childhood
by Paula Lamont with help from her father, John Hovis

A Farewell
A poem by Cecil Argue As told by Cecil J. Argue, Jr.

Trout Memories
by Milton F. Whitmore


Kate Matteson

Gladys Frederick