These interviews are oral histories conducted by Linfield College archivist Rachael Cristine Woody with Bob Morus and Bill Swain of Phelps Creek Vineyards. The interviews took place at Phelps Creek Vineyards on June 11, 2014. Topics in the Morus interview include why Morus came to the Columbia River Valley, the changing economy of Hood River, and his experience starting a winery. Topics in the Swain interview include how Swain became a winemaker, his winemaking in Venezuela, and the challenges of the wine industry.


Submissions from 2014

Bob Morus Interview, Bob Morus and Bill Swain

Bill Swain Interview, Bill Swain and Bob Morus