This is a recording of a talk she gave to the Contra Costa Historical Society In 1957 when she was 85 years old. Her talk includes stories about the founders, other pioneers, and about life in early Lafayette. As a little girl, Jennie first came to Lafayette in 1877 from Pennsylvania and again in 1879 when she and her family settled here. She was one of the earliest teachers in Contra Costa County and talks about her experiences.
The audio quality is a little rough.