We were both born in North Adams and have spent most of our lives here. North Adams and it's success with MASS MoCA as the major catalyst is very important to us. In reflecting on the past, I put together this collection of photos from our family history.
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Roberta's Grandfather---John Hockridge
He began at Arnold Print Works as a bookkeeper. In 1926 was named to the office of paymaster and taxation assistant. He served in those offices until he was promoted to the high position of office manager in January of 1931. He was a director as well as treasurer of the Y.M.C.A. Also, a member of the Kiwanis club and the Masonic fraternity and a vestryman of St. John's Episcopal Church.