Edmund S. Muskie Oral History Collection

Document Type

Oral History

Publication Date


Interview Number

MOH 291


Mignonne “Midge” Bouvier was born in Lewiston, Maine on June 27, 1929 to Romeo and Blanche Bouvier. She worked for the Army for some time, then as Frank Coffin’s personal assistant throughout his career. She has knowledge of the Franco-American community in Lewiston.

Scope and Content Note

Interview includes discussions of: Frank Coffin; Don Nicoll; Franco-American community; Lewiston, Maine; Foreign Aid Committee; Edmund S. Muskie; Bates College; and Social Clubs.

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.