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Title
Interview with Charlotte Townsend
Contributing Institution
Harrison Memorial Library
Collection
My Carmel: Oral History Interviews, and Local History Shorts
Rights Information
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Description
Oral History Interview with Charlotte Townsend. April 18, 2016. Born in Tacoma, Washington, in 1925, Charlotte moved to Carmel-by-the-Sea in the 1930s with her family. Charlotte recounts what it was like growing up in Carmel during the Great Depression, and riding her pony, Charm, around town. She attended Sunset school and later Stanford and the Sorbonne. Charlotte’s love of Carmel led her to run for Mayor of Carmel in 1982. She served two consecutive terms. Media Production: Ken Halla.
Type
moving image
Subject
Harrison Memorial Library
Carmel Library
Oral history
Charlotte Townsend

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