Mack McCorquodale


Woody, Rachael Cristine

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Video File


33 minutes 6 seconds

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Oral History


This interview is an oral history conducted by Linfield College archivist Rachael Cristine Woody with Alfred (Mack) McCorquodale of McCorquodale Vineyard. The interview took place at McCorquodale’s home on June 5, 2013 and covered topics including the early wine industry history in the Umpqua Valley and McCorquodale’s involvement in the industry. McCorquodale describes early wine industry events, like “Greatest of the Grape,” and recounts stories of early winemakers in the Umpqua Valley.

For a shareable version of this video, please see the interview on YouTube.


This project is supported in part by a grant from the Oregon Wine Board.

The Southern Oregon oral history interviews were conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations.