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Zach Smith

Zach Smith, a Jonesport born musician, talks about his life as one of the few openly gay men in the area. Smith talks about how his identity has influenced his music, how he prepares for drag shows, and what community looks like for him in Washington County.






Griffin Pollock

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Suggested citation: Peabody, Steve, The First Coast 2019 Oral History Interview, (October 2018), by Galen Koch, 26 pages, Maine Sound and Story. Online: I


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