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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 12 of 51 from box 6 in the Ethnic Heritage Studies collection. The original audio recording is no longer available.
Subjects covered: where he came from, life as a child, family, customs and holidays, reasons for moving, expectations and disappointments, employment, customs brought to United States, return trips to Italy and changes noted, move back to Italy, Whether he feels Italian or American.
Digital Initiatives Press: Rhode Island College
oral history, italian immigrant, Federal Hill, Anthropology, Communication, Italian culture, Interview, National Center for Urban Ethnic Affairs, ethnic studies
Social and Cultural Anthropology
Casdia, Joseph, "Three Generations of Italians: Interview with Joseph Casdia by Marie Squatrito" (1979). Three Generations of Italians. 12.