Authors

Anna DeMarco

Interviewer

Rose Coffey

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Description

This is a transcript made from an audio recording. it was made for the series, 'Three Generations of Italians.' The interview has been catalogued as 13 of 51 from box 6 in the Ethnic Heritage Studies collection. The original audio recording is no longer available.

Abstract

Subjects covered: description of home in Italy, family, occupations of father, mother and husband, departure from Italy and reasons, expectations about America and length of stay, adjustments to money and language in United States, traditions brought from Italy, importance of family, ethnic identity, desire for return visit to Italy, would she come here again, church affiliation.

Publication Date

2-15-1979

Publisher

Digital Initiatives Press: Rhode Island College

City

Providence, RI

Keywords

oral history, italian immigrant, Federal Hill, Anthropology, Communication, Italian culture, Interview, National Center for Urban Ethnic Affairs, ethnic studies

Disciplines

Social and Cultural Anthropology

Three Generations of Italians: Interview with Anna DeMarco by Rose Coffey

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