Marty Clubb


Woody, Rachael Cristine


Salrin, Melissa

Document Type

Video File


49 minutes 36 seconds

Publication Date



Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology


This interview is an oral history conducted by Linfield College archivist Rachael Cristine Woody and Whitman College archivist Melissa Salrin with Marty Clubb of L’Ecole No 41. The interview took place on July 14, 2014 and included topics such as the history of L’Ecole, Clubb’s working relationship with Norm McKibben and Gary Figgins, and the acquisition of Seven Hills Vineyard.

Clubb discusses the history of L’Ecole and his father and mother-in law who started the winery in the early 1980s. He also discusses the relationship between some of the established winery owners in the area, specifically himself, Norm McKibben, and Gary Figgins.

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


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

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