Edmund S. Muskie Oral History Collection


Mike Richard

Document Type

Oral History

Publication Date


Interview Number

MOH 138


Andrew Sinclair was born in Rumford, Maine on July 15, 1914 to William Sinclair, a bookkeeper at the Oxford Paper Company, and Annie McInnes Sinclair, a homemaker. He attended Stephens High School, where he was on the track team with Ed Muskie, and the Portland School of Art.

Scope and Content Note

Interview includes discussions of: high school track team; family recollections and connections to Edmund S. Muskie; Rumford ethnic communities; weak unions and a strike; and Lucille (Hicks) Abbott.

Use Restrictions

Copyright Bates College. This transcript is provided for individual Research Purposes Only; for all other uses, including publication, reproduction and quotation beyond fair use, permission must be obtained in writing from: The Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College, 70 Campus Avenue, Lewiston, Maine 04240-6018.