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Woodwork Leads to a Passion for Greene & Greene

OUR STORY THROUGH THEIR EYES:  JACK STUMPF His Love of Woodwork Leads to a Passion for Greene & Greene By Mary Quinn-Lumsden, Gamble House History Committee Jack Stumpf’s woodworking hobby began as a 10-year-old when, mesmerized, he witnessed the talents of his grandfather—a woodworker, carpenter, and quite resourceful craftsman who made his own tools. When Jack was a sophomore in high school, his parents bought him an old lathe. That magic …Read More

Picturing a Legacy

OUR STORY THROUGH THEIR EYES: JEANETTE THOMAS Picturing a Legacy That Put The Gamble House in a New Light By Bobbi Mapstone, Gamble House History Committee I interviewed Jeanette Thomas on July 6, 2006, while I was on staff as PR and Marketing Manager at The Gamble House. Then, as now, she held a place of honor in Docent Council lore and my oral history experience compelled me to get …Read More