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Collection F. T. Methewson Lecture
Catalog Number 2017.083.0007
Call Number C-40
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Date 1975
Extent of Description
Scope & Content Informal lecture from F.T. Methewson, member of Lake Champlain's Wreck Raiders diving crew, on the subject of skin- and scuba diving in North Country lakes, including Lake Champlain and Lake Placid, both for retrieval of archaelogical artifacts and also as a search-and-recovery method for water fatalities. Methewson also describes the recovery of the body of Mabel Smith Douglass in Lake Placid in 1963. Part of the ECHO project.
Physical characteristics
Search Terms Shipwrecks--New York (State)--Lake Champlain.;
Lake Champlain (N.Y.);
Lake Placid (N.Y.);
Scuba diving.;
Skin diving.;
Douglass, Mabel Smith, 1877-1933.;
Notes Three copies in various formats:
1 cassette (C-40) in audio cabinet
1 CD (C-40) in audio cabinet
13 .wav files in LibMedia drive.

Transcription also saved in LibMedia.
People Methewson, F. T.
Narrator's name F. T. Methewson
Recording media Cassette Tape
Media quantity 1 cassette
Length of Interview 63 minutes